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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Omophronini

Omophron dentatus - Omophron dentatum Round Sand Beetle - Omophron americanum Carabid - Omophron americanum Omophron obliteratum dentatus? - Omophron American Round Sand Beetle - Omophron americanum American Round Sand Beetle Near Stream - Omophron americanum Omophron
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
Contains a single genus of 60 species, of which 11 are in our area.(1)
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.