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Species Chlaenius tomentosus

Ground Beetle - Chlaenius tomentosus Vivid metallic ground beetle (Chlaenius tomentosus)? - Chlaenius tomentosus Ground Beetle off the ground - Chlaenius tomentosus carabid - Chlaenius tomentosus Dark, purplish beetle with fine hair - Chlaenius tomentosus Dark, purplish beetle with fine hair - Chlaenius tomentosus Beetle - Chlaenius tomentosus Unknown Coleoptera - Chlaenius tomentosus
Classification
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 Harpalinae
Supertribe Pterostichitae
Tribe Chlaeniini
Genus Chlaenius (Vivid Metallic Ground Beetles)
No Taxon (subgenus Eurydactylus)
Species tomentosus (Chlaenius tomentosus)
Explanation of Names
Chlaenius tomentosus (Say 1823)
tomentosus = 'covered with dense hair'
Range
e NA to the Rocky Mtns (ME-FL to AB-AZ)(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.