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Tribe Omophronini

not your typical Ground Beetle - Omophron labiatum BG2641 E5505 - Omophron americanum Omophron dentatum - male American Round Sand Beetle? - Omophron americanum ID this bug - Omophron Omophron americanum - Omophron Omophron americanum - Omophron Omophron tesselatum - Omophron tessellatum
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 Omophroninae
Tribe Omophronini
Numbers
Contains a single genus of 60 species, of which 11 are in our area.(1)
Range
Worldwide. (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.