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subgenus Steniridia

Snail-Eating Beetle - Scaphinotus ridingsii Scaphinotus andrewsi - Scaphinotus andrewsii Carabidae - Scaphinotus andrewsii Scaphinotus ?? - Scaphinotus andrewsii Scaphinotus ridingsii - female Scaphinotus guyotii Leconte - Scaphinotus guyotii - male Scaphinotus violaceus Scaphinotus andrewsii - 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 Carabinae
Tribe Cychrini
Genus Scaphinotus
No Taxon subgenus Steniridia
Explanation of Names
Steniridia Casey 1924
Numbers
15 taxa grouped in 7 spp., all in our area(1)
Range
the Appalachians & adjacent lowlands(2)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.
2.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.