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Subgenus Pseudoophonus

beetle - Harpalus Pennsylvania Dingy Ground Beetle - Harpalus pensylvanicus Harpalus longicollis - Harpalus vagans - male Pennsylvania Dingy Ground Beetle - Harpalus pensylvanicus Beetle for ID - Harpalus Harpalus - Harpalus pensylvanicus Black beetle with orange legs. - Harpalus Harpalus pensylvanicus? - Harpalus pensylvanicus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Harpalinae
Supertribe Harpalitae
Tribe Harpalini
Subtribe Harpalina
Genus Harpalus
No Taxon Subgenus Pseudoophonus
Explanation of Names
Pseudoophonus Motschulsky 1844
13 spp. in our area (incl. one adventive), ~40 spp. total(1)(2)
8.0‒23.0 mm(1)
see treatment in (3)
Holarctic & n. Oriental(1)
Print References
Will K.W. (2001) A new species of Harpalus Latreille (Coleoptera: Carabidae) from southeastern North America. Col. Bull. 55: 447‒452 (Full text)
Works Cited
1.Classification of the genus Harpalus (Coleoptera, Carabidae) of the World based on imaginal morphology
Kataev B.M. 2023. Diversity 15, 971. 137 pp.
2.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.
3.The taxonomy and speciation of Pseudophonus
Ball, G.E. and J.N. Anderson. 1962. The Catholic University of America Press, Washington, D.C. XI + 94 pp.