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Subgenus Chrysostigma

- - Calosoma cancellatum - - Calosoma semilaeve Is this another Callisthenes calidus? - Calosoma calidum Carabidae? - Calosoma semilaeve Mating Pair - Calosoma semilaeve - male - female Callisthenes cancellatus - Calosoma cancellatum Carabid - Calosoma calidum Fiery Hunter with Butterfly - Calosoma calidum
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 Carabinae
Tribe Carabini
Genus Calosoma (Caterpillar Hunter Beetles)
No Taxon Subgenus Chrysostigma
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=calidus species group of Lindroth 1961
Explanation of Names
Chrysostigma Kirby 1837
Numbers
9 spp. in our area(1)
Range
so. Canada to Brazil(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.