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Tribe Ctenodactylini

beetle - Leptotrachelus dorsalis ant or beetle?? - Leptotrachelus depressus Harpalinae, dorsal - Leptotrachelus dorsalis Leptotrachelus dorsalis (Fabricius) - Leptotrachelus dorsalis Carabid - Leptotrachelus dorsalis Long, brown and black ground beetle - Leptotrachelus dorsalis unidentified Coleoptera - Leptotrachelus dorsalis Carabidae Ctenodactylini ? - Leptotrachelus dorsalis
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 Harpalitae
Tribe Ctenodactylini
Numbers
4 spp. of a single genus in our area, 115 spp. in 18 genera total(1)
Range
Neotropical tribe, with one genus ranging into e. US(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.