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fumans group

Bombardier Beetle - Brachinus favicollis Bombardier Beetle - Brachinus cyanipennis Bombardier Beetle - Brachinus patruelis Brachinus cibolensis Black and orange ground beetle - Brachinus tenuicollis Black and orange ground beetle - Brachinus tenuicollis Bombardier Beetle - Brachinus mexicanus Bombardier Beetle - Brachinus mexicanus
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 Brachininae
Genus Brachinus (Bombardier Beetle)
No Taxon fumans group
Numbers
the largest species-group in our area, with 22 spp.(1)
Range
across N. Amer. (1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.