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Subgenus Notaphus

Patterned carabid - Bembidion Bembidion rapidum Bembidion (Notaphus) rapidum (LeConte, 1848)  - Bembidion rapidum Bembidion sp. - Bembidion patruele beetle eating fungus - Bembidion rapidum Bembidion (Notaphus) versutum LeConte, 1878  - Bembidion versutum Bembidiini (Subgenus Furcacampa) - Bembidion patruele Greenish black ground beetle - Bembidion rapidum
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 Bembidiina
Genus Bembidion
No Taxon Subgenus Notaphus
ca. 30 spp. in our area(1), ~90 spp. total (Maddison on ToL)
the entire Holarctic + parts of other continents (primarily temperate/montane)(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.