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Subgenus Badister

Ground Beetle - Badister neopulchellus Carabidae, dorsal - Badister neopulchellus Badister (Badister) elegans LeConte - Badister elegans Unknown Carabid - Badister notatus Carabidae  stenolophus - Badister notatus Pennsylvania Beetle  - Badister neopulchellus Badister? - Badister neopulchellus Badister  - Badister neopulchellus
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 Harpalitae
Tribe Licinini
Genus Badister
No Taxon Subgenus Badister
Numbers
8 spp. in 3 species-groups in our area, 24 spp. total(1)
Range
holarctic & neotropical, most spp. in the Palaearctic Region; in our area, widespread(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.