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Subgenus Pseudoophonus

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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 Harpalitae
Tribe Harpalini
Subtribe Harpalina
Genus Harpalus
No Taxon Subgenus Pseudoophonus
Explanation of Names
Pseudoophonus Motschulsky 1844
Numbers
13 spp. in our area, ~60 spp. total(1)
Size
6.5-23.0 mm
Identification
see treatment in(2)
Range
Holarctic & Oriental(1)
Print References
Will K.W. (2001) A new species of Harpalus Latreille (Coleoptera: Carabidae) from southeastern North America. The Coleopterists Bulletin 55: 447–452 (Full text)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.
2.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.