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Subgenus Peryphus

Ground beetle - Bembidion tetracolum Ground Beetle - Bembidion Another carabid under driftwood.. - Bembidion corgenoma Bembidion consanguineum Bembidion obscurellum Bembidion obscurellum light spots on elytra - Bembidion consanguineum    - Bembidion mexicanum
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 Trechinae
Tribe Bembidiini
Subtribe Bembidiina
Genus Bembidion
No Taxon Subgenus Peryphus
Explanation of Names
Peryphus Dejean 1821
Numbers
30 spp. in our area (incl. 4 adventive)(1), 65 spp. total
Range
Holarctic; in NA, transcontinental, south to GA in the east and CA in the west(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.