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fuscata group

Lebia - Lebia abdita Ground beetle - Lebia fuscata Colorful Foliage Ground Beetle  - Lebia fuscata Beetle - Lebia fuscata Tan and Brown - Lebia fuscata Lebia analis? - Lebia lobulata Lebia fuscata ref photo for peter Messer - Lebia
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 Lebiini
Subtribe Lebiina
Genus Lebia (Colorful Foliage Ground Beetles)
No Taxon (subgenus Lebia)
No Taxon fuscata group
Numbers
10 spp. in our area(1)
Range
L. fuscata transcontinental (NS-BC to FL-TX-CA)
L. ornata & Lebia lobulata widespread in the east (west to ND-TX)
L. guttula widespread in the west (so.BC-CA to AB-TX)
5 spp. are restricted to sw. US
Lebia esurialis LA-TX
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.