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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

subgenus Stenocantharus

Scaphinotus angusticollis Scaphinotus angusticollis? - Scaphinotus angusticollis - female Ground Beetle ? Scaphinotus - Scaphinotus angusticollis Scaphinotus angusticollis? - Scaphinotus Black and purple beetle - Scaphinotus Scaphinotus johnsoni (SEM collection) - Scaphinotus johnsoni Scaphinotus johnsoni (SEM collection) - Scaphinotus johnsoni 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.