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subgenus Chlaeniellus

Chlaenius emarginatus? - Chlaenius nemoralis - male Chlaenius - Chlaenius pennsylvanicus Chlaenius sp.? - Chlaenius tricolor beetle - Chlaenius tricolor - male Vivid Metallic Ground Beetle - Chlaenius tricolor Chlaenius brevilabris Unknown Carabidae - Chlaenius nemoralis Chlaenius tricolor
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 Harpalinae
Supertribe Pterostichitae
Tribe Chlaeniini
Genus Chlaenius (Vivid Metallic Ground Beetles)
No Taxon subgenus Chlaeniellus
Explanation of Names
Chlaeniellus Reitter 1908
Numbers
17 spp. in our area, arranged into 6 species-grous(1)
Identification
third antenomere equal in length to fourth
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.