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Supertribe Pterostichitae

Carabid - Pterostichus tristis unk. Carabid - Gastrellarius honestus Amara littoralis Black Beetle - Pterostichus 20161113OA03 - Cyclotrachelus Chlaenius orbus Horn - Chlaenius orbus Pterostichus tristis - male Amara pennsylvanica - male
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 Pterostichitae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
treated as a tribe (Pterostichiti) within Harpalinae in (1)
Numbers
in our area, >480 spp. in 26 genera of 7 tribes; worldwide, ~6,400 spp. in 24 tribes(2)
Range
worldwide(2)
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.
2.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.