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Subfamily Elaphrinae

Shore Beetle - Elaphrus ruscarius Elaphrus sp. - Elaphrus Carabid 2(green) - Blethisa catenaria Elaphrus clairvillei? - Elaphrus clairvillei Beetle - Elaphrus californicus Beetle genus Elaphrus - Elaphrus Elaphrus? - Elaphrus 9509 - Elaphrus
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 Elaphrinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
contains a single tribe(1)
Numbers
27 spp. in 3 genera in our area, 50 spp. in 3 genera total(1)
Range
Holarctic, mostly boreal(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.