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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Paraclivina

Clivina Ground Beetle - Paraclivina bipustulata Clivina? - Paraclivina bipustulata Paraclivina bipustulata (Fabricius) - Paraclivina bipustulata Carabidae, dorsal - Paraclivina bipustulata Paraclivina bipustulata - Tow-Spot Slope-rumped beetle ? - Paraclivina bipustulata Paraclivina bipustulata? - Paraclivina postica Paraclivina bipustulata Reddish ground beetle with dark head and thorax - Paraclivina ferrea
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 Scaritinae
Tribe Clivinini
Subtribe Clivinina
Genus Paraclivina
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
formerly treated as a subgenus of Clivina
Explanation of Names
Paraclivina Kult 1947
9 spp. in our area, >30 spp. worldwide(1)
New World, mostly Neotropical; in our area, most diverse in se. US, with just 1 sp. ranging into so. ON(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.