Genus Parvindela - American Diminutive Tiger Beetles
Synopsis of adventive species of Coleoptera (Insecta) recorded from Canada. Part 1: CarabidaeBy Klimaszewski J., Langor D., Batista R., Duval J.-A., Majka C.G., Scudder G.G.E., Bousquet Y.
Pensoft Series Faunistica #103, 96 pp., 2012
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A natural history of the ground-beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) of America north of Mexico.By Larochelle and Larivière.
Pensoft Publishers, Bulgaria. 584 pp., 2003
Larochelle, A. and M.C. Larivière. 2003. A natural history of the ground-beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) of America north of Mexico. Pensoft Publishers, Bulgaria. 584 pp.
Treats over 2,400 taxa.
Provides ecology, biology, dispersal power, collecting techniques, and selected referenced for each taxon.
+For ecology - covers altitudinal distribution, habitat, day/night activity, gregariousness.
+For biology - covers seasonality, mating, gravid females or oviposition, tenerals, overwintering, feeding, predation, parasitism, defense mechanism.
+For dispersal power - covers wing condition, flight data, other locomotion habits.
The ground-beetles (Carabidae, excl. Cicindelinae) of Canada and Alaska, parts 1—6By C.H. Lindroth
Opuscula Entomologica Supplementa XX, XXIV, XXIX, XXXIII, XXXIV, XXXV, 1961
Online in two parts: part one
and part two
[Links appear to be down, hopefully they will be available again; I have the pdfs if anyone needs them, plus the 2 pages missing from the version hosted on carabidae.ru.]