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Species Harpalus somnulentus

Carabid - Harpalus somnulentus Harpalus somnulentus Ground beetle - Harpalus somnulentus Harpalus sommulentus - Harpalus somnulentus Harpalus somnulentus Harpalus somnulentus Harpalus somnulentus - male Harpalus  - Harpalus somnulentus - female
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 Harpalus)
No Taxon (somnulentus group)
Species somnulentus (Harpalus somnulentus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
now: Harpalus somnulentus Dejean, 1829
syn: Harpalus pleuriticus, Harpalus fallax
Elytra with single pair of dorsal punctures near posterior and a tiny but distinct tooth at each humerus (shoulder), pronotum with somewhat rounded hind angles and punctures along base, and legs completely pale.