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Species Poecilus chalcites

Ground Beetle - Poecilus chalcites Ground beetle - Poecilus chalcites Carabidae - Poecilus chalcites back to carabids - Poecilus chalcites 9016946 Poecilus - Poecilus chalcites 9017448 Poecilus - Poecilus chalcites Harpalinae? - Poecilus chalcites It Wasn't Black or Brown - Poecilus chalcites
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 Pterostichini (Woodland Ground Beetles)
Genus Poecilus
No Taxon (chalcites group)
Species chalcites (Poecilus chalcites)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Poecilus chalcites (Say)
Orig. Comb: Feronia chalcites Say, 1823
Syn: Pterostichus chalcites (Say)
Explanation of Names
chalcites (G). 'coppery' (1)
e NA (TX-FL-NB-SD) [AZ?] / n. Mex. / Cuba (2)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.