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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Species Clivina dentipes

Clivini? - Clivina dentipes Clivina - Clivina dentipes Clivina dentipes Clivina dentipes Shiny black ground beetle with Beetle - Clivina dentipes Beetle  - Clivina dentipes Small Carabid - Clivina dentipes
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga (Ground and Water Beetles)
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Scaritinae
Tribe Clivinini
Subtribe Clivinina
Genus Clivina
No Taxon (subgenus Semiclivina)
Species dentipes (Clivina dentipes)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Semiclivina dentipes [e.g., in Dostal (2011)]
Explanation of Names
Civina dentipes Dejean 1825
8.0-9.5 mm(1)
MA-ON-SD to FL-CA; W. Indies, Mexico(2)
flooded places: margins of rivers, lakes, sloughs, brooks(1)