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vittata group

Colorful Foliage Ground Beetle - Lebia pectita BG2966 E8179 - Lebia solea Lebia solea Nice colors - Lebia vittata Carabidae, dorsal - Lebia vittata Small beetle on Chrysanthemum - Lebia vittata Lebia solea Lebia vittata? - Lebia vittata
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 vittata group
Numbers
6 spp. in our area(1)
Range
L. vittata transcontinental (NS-FL to BC-CA)
2 spp. widespread in the e. half of NA: L. pectita NH-FL to KS-TX, L. solea NS-FL to SK-TX
3 spp. restricted to AZ
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.