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Species Scaphinotus marginatus

Scaphinotus marginatus Scaphinotus marginatus Scaphinotus - Scaphinotus marginatus - male Scaphinotus - Scaphinotus marginatus - male Scaphinotus spp. - Scaphinotus marginatus Snail-hunting Ground Beetle - Scaphinotus marginatus Snail-hunting Ground Beetle - Scaphinotus marginatus Snail Eater? - Scaphinotus marginatus
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 Carabinae
Tribe Cychrini
Genus Scaphinotus
No Taxon (subgenus Brennus)
Species marginatus (Scaphinotus marginatus)
Explanation of Names
Scaphinotus marginatus Fischer 1822
Size
11.5-19 mm(1)
Range
w. NA (AK-n.CA to AB-WY)(2)
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