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Subgenus Morphnosoma

Pterostichus? - Pterostichus melanarius Another Pterostichus melanarius Maybe ? - Pterostichus melanarius Unknown Pterostichus - Pterostichus melanarius Beetle - Pterostichus melanarius Ground Beetle - Pterostichus melanarius Carabid - Pterostichus melanarius Carabidae lophoglossus - Pterostichus melanarius Woodland Ground Beetle - Pterostichus melanarius
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 Pterostichitae
Tribe Pterostichini (Woodland Ground Beetles)
Genus Pterostichus
No Taxon Subgenus Morphnosoma
Numbers
A single (adventive) species in our area, 3 spp. total(1)
Range
native to the Palaearctic(1)
Habitat
synanthropic(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.