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Species Trechus apicalis

Ground Beetle - Trechus apicalis Carabid - Trechus apicalis Bembidion? - Trechus apicalis Bembidion? - Trechus apicalis
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 Trechinae
Tribe Trechini
Genus Trechus
No Taxon (Subgenus Trechus)
Species apicalis (Trechus apicalis)
Explanation of Names
Trechus apicalis Motschulsky 1845
Normal last maxillary palpomere (unlike Bembidion), paler brownish elytra, and pronotum with straightish (non-sinuate) sides are helpful clues.
Holarctic: across NA (NF-AK to WV-CO-BC) + E. Asia(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.