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Species Pterostichus lama

Pterostichus - Large Carabid - Pterostichus lama large carabid - Pterostichus lama Very Large Ground Beetle - Pterostichus lama Lama Ground Beetle - Pterostichus lama Subgenus Hypherpes? - Pterostichus lama Subgenus Hypherpes? - Pterostichus lama Rucker Creek 2020.01 - Pterostichus lama Pterostichus lama
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Harpalinae
Supertribe Pterostichitae
Tribe Pterostichini (Woodland Ground Beetles)
Genus Pterostichus
No Taxon (Subgenus Hypherpes)
Species lama (Pterostichus lama)
Explanation of Names
Pterostichus lama (Ménétries 1843)
Size
18-30 mm(1)
Remarks
the only member of the lama group(2)
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Beetles of California
Arthur V. Evans and James N. Hogue. 2006. University of California Press.
2.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.