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Species Chlaenius orbus

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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 Harpalinae
Supertribe Pterostichitae
Tribe Chlaeniini
Genus Chlaenius (Vivid Metallic Ground Beetles)
No Taxon (subgenus Chlaenius)
No Taxon (laticollis group)
Species orbus (Chlaenius orbus)
Explanation of Names
Chlaenius orbus Horn, 1871
Numbers
51 Nearctic spp. (1)
Identification
prominent, discrete elytral punctations
Range
AZ to c. & s. TX / s. to Oaxaca, Mex. - Map (2)(3)
Season
Jun-Nov (BG data)
Remarks
Type locality: «central and western Texas» (original citation), restricted by Bousquet (2012) to Temple, Bell County (2)
Print References
Bell, R.T. 1960. A revision of the genus Chlaenius Bonelli (Coleoptera: Carabidae) in North America. Miscellaneous Publications of the Entomological Society of America 1: 97-166.
Horn, G.H. 1871. Descriptions of new Coleoptera of the United States, with notes on known species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 3: 325-344.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard