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Subgenus Olisares

Ground Beetle - Agonum melanarium Agonum decorum ? - Agonum decorum Ground beetle 10.06.17 - Agonum aeruginosum Agonum crenistriatum (LeConte) - Agonum crenistriatum - male Carabid - Agonum moerens Beetle - Agonum punctiforme Agonum extensicolle Agonum punctiforme - female
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 Platynini
Genus Agonum
No Taxon Subgenus Olisares
Explanation of Names
Olisares Motschulsky 1865
50 spp. (arranged in 11 species-groups) in our area, 72 total(1)
Holarctic & Neotropical, most diverse in our area(1)
species not yet in the guide, by species-group:
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.