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Subfamily Carabinae

Carabus vinctus - female Small Snail Eating Beetle - Sphaeroderus stenostomus - male Black Beetle - Carabus granulatus Caterpillar Hunter - Calosoma scrutator Green metallic beetle - Carabus auratus Fiery Searcher - Calosoma scrutator Calosoma wilcoxi - male - female Ground Beetle - Scaphinotus striatopunctatus
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 Carabinae
Numbers
two tribes, with ca. 150 spp. in 6 genera in our area and >1000 spp. in 7 genera worldwide(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.