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Species Tachys scitulus

pale Trechinae - Tachys scitulus Paratachys scitulus (LeConte) - Tachys scitulus Carabid - Tachys scitulus Carabid - Tachys scitulus Trechus - Tachys scitulus - male Tachys scitulus LeConte - Tachys scitulus Tachys scitulus Tachys scitulus
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 Bembidiini
Subtribe Tachyina
Genus Tachys
No Taxon (subgenus Paratachys)
Species scitulus (Tachys scitulus)
Explanation of Names
Tachys scitulus LeConte 1848
e. NA to AZ (NB-FL to SD-TX), W. Indies - Map (1)(2)
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1846-1848. A descriptive catalogue of the geodephagous Coleoptera inhabiting the United States, east of the Rocky Mountains. Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York, 4(6-12): 173-474.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard