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subgenus Tanaocarabus

Ground Beetle - Carabus sylvosus - female Ground Beetle - Carabus sylvosus Carabus - Carabus taedatus - female Carabus sylvosus? - Carabus sylvosus Beetle for ID - Carabus sylvosus Calosoma? - Carabus taedatus Calosoma? - Carabus taedatus Calosoma? - Carabus taedatus
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 Carabini
Genus Carabus
No Taxon subgenus Tanaocarabus
Explanation of Names
Tanaocarabus Reitter 1896
4 spp. in our area, 5 spp. total(1)
nearctic group, Canada (transcontinental) to Mexico; in our area, C. taedatus (with 4 sspp.) is boreal transcontinental & western montane, C. sylvosus widespread in e. NA (QC-FL to ON-MN-OK-TX), C. finitimus KS-TX, C. forreri AZ(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.