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subgenus Selenophorus

Selenophorus palliatus Carabid - Selenophorus hylacis Selenophorus palliatus - female 8W35 - Selenophorus Selenophorus fatuus Selenophorus trepidus - female Selenophorus fatuus Carabidae 3 - Selenophorus aeneopiceus
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 Harpalini
Subtribe Harpalina
Genus Selenophorus
No Taxon subgenus Selenophorus
Numbers
~30 spp. in our area, >170 spp. total(1)
Range
so. Canada to Argentina(1)
Habitat
both hygrophilous (forests) and xerophilous (dry open areas, incl. deserts)(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.