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Tribe Clivinini

Clivina - Paraclivina bipustulata Clivina 2158 - Paraclivina ferrea Ground beetle - Clivina pallida Ground beetle - Clivina fossor Ground Beetle - Clivina fossor BioBlitz Bug 62 - Paraclivina bipustulata Carabid - Clivina americana Slender Seedcorn Beetle - Clivina impressefrons
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 Scaritinae
Tribe Clivinini
Explanation of Names
Clivinini Rafinesque 1815
60 spp. in 8 genera of 2 subtribes in our area, ~820 spp. in ~70 genera of 3 subtribes worldwide(1)(2)
worldwide and throughout NA(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.
2.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.