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subgenus Reductonebria

Ground Beetle - Nebria Nebria eschscholtzii (Ménétries) - Nebria eschscholtzii - male black ground beetle at the river - Nebria mannerheimii - male Unknown Beetle - Nebria diversa Unknown Beetle - Nebria diversa Nebria, I think - Nebria arkansana Another one from UT - Nebria obliqua Nebria pallipes
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 Nebriinae
Tribe Nebriini
Genus Nebria (Gazelle Beetles)
No Taxon subgenus Reductonebria
Numbers
23 species in our area, 29 species total(1)

Subgenus Reductonebria
Nebria acuta Lindroth (western, 3 ssp.)
Nebria appalachia Darlington (NC, TN)
Nebria arkansana Casey (western, 4 ssp.)
Nebria charlottae Lindroth (BC)
Nebria danmanni Kavanaugh (WA)
Nebria darlingtoni Kavanaugh (CA)
Nebria desolata Kavanaugh (UT)
Nebria diversa LeConte
Nebria eschscholtzii Menetries
Nebria gregaria Fischer von Waldheim
Nebria haida Kavanaugh (BC)
Nebria jeffreyi Kavanaugh (OR)
Nebria lituyae Kavanaugh
Nebria louiseae Kavanaugh (BC)
Nebria lyelli Van Dyke (CA)
Nebria mannerheimii Fischer von Waldheim
Nebria navajo Kavanaugh (AZ)
Nebria obliqua LeConte (2 subspecies)
Nebria pallipes Say
Nebria sahlbergi Fischer von Waldheim (3 subspecies)
Nebria suturalis LeConte (AB, CO, LB, NH, NY, ON, PQ, VT, WY)
Nebria wallowae Kavanaugh (OR)
Nebria zioni Van Dyke (UT, 2 subspecies)
Range
Holarctic group; in our area, mostly western, with just two spp. in the east(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.