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Genus Asaphidion

Not-so-uncommon? - Asaphidion curtum Glob*ular spring*tail hunters? - Asaphidion curtum Asaphidion yukonense Carabid - Asaphidion curtum Asaphidion curtum Asaphidion sp.? - Asaphidion curtum Asaphidion sp.? - Asaphidion curtum Asaphidion curium - Asaphidion curtum - female
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 Asaphidion
Explanation of Names
Asaphidion des Gozis 1886
Numbers
3 spp. (of which one adventive) in our area, ~40 spp. total(1)
Range
holarctic, primarily Eurasian; in our area, the native spp. are western boreal, the adventive sp. in ne. US(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.