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Species Chlaenius laticollis

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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 Pterostichitae
Tribe Chlaeniini
Genus Chlaenius (Vivid Metallic Ground Beetles)
No Taxon (subgenus Chlaenius)
No Taxon (laticollis group)
Species laticollis (Chlaenius laticollis)
Explanation of Names
Chlaenius laticollis Say 1823
Among other differences, pronotum is duller dark bluish compared to that of bright metallic green in C. sericeus
e. US to AZ (s.ME-s.ON-e.NE to FL-TX-AZ) & Mexico(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.