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Calathus fuscipes Goeze - Calathus fuscipes

Calathus fuscipes Goeze - Calathus fuscipes
Coquitlam River, nr. Pipeline Rd., British Columbia, Canada
June 4, 2010
Size: 11 mm
Large size, dark dorsal colouration, the presence of dorsal punctures on both 3rd and 5th elytral intervals, and coarsely punctate basal foveae identify this species. This is an introduced species from the Palearctic, now established in the Pacific Northwest (Vancouver area was reported by Lindroth, which was where this specimen was collected).