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Species Carabus serratus

Garage Beetle - Carabus serratus - male Carabus sp. - Carabus serratus Sphaeroderus stenostomus - Carabus serratus Carabidae: Calosoma/Callisthenes externum? - Carabus serratus Carabus serratus - male Carabus serratus Black beetle with purple margins - Carabus serratus Carabus serratus? - Carabus serratus
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 Carabinae
Tribe Carabini
Genus Carabus
Species serratus (Carabus serratus)
Explanation of Names
Carabus serratus Say 1823
transcontinental: NF-BC to SC-KS-NM-OR(1)
our only representative of the subgenus Hemicarabus Gehin (4 spp. total, of which 3 in Eurasia)(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.