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subgenus Selenophorus

Selenophorus pedicularius Dejean - Selenophorus pedicularius - female BG2447 E6464 - Selenophorus fatuus Beetle - Selenophorus fatuus 1011C13 - Selenophorus palliatus - male 1011C56 - Selenophorus fatuus Selenophorus (s. str.) parumpunctatus Dejean - Selenophorus parumpunctatus - female Selenophorus concinnus Amblygnathus iripennis? - Selenophorus opalinus
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.