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subgenus Stenocantharus

Scaphinotus angusticollis beetle - Scaphinotus angusticollis snail or slug hunter - Scaphinotus angusticollis slug or snail hunter - Scaphinotus angusticollis Scaphinotus angusticollis Black and purple beetle - Scaphinotus Scaphinotus? - Scaphinotus velutinus Scaphinotus johnsoni (SEM collection) - Scaphinotus johnsoni
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 Cychrini
Genus Scaphinotus
No Taxon subgenus Stenocantharus
Explanation of Names
Stenocantarus Gistel 1834
Numbers
3 spp., all in our area(1)
Range
Pacific Northwest (se.AK-CA to se. BC)(1)
Habitat
mountain forests(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.