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

Subgenus Calodrepa

Fiery Searcher - Calosoma scrutator Calosoma sp. - Calosoma scrutator Big green-gold and blue beetle - Calosoma scrutator Fiery Searcher - Calosoma scrutator metallic beetle - Calosoma wilcoxi Calosoma scrutator - female Searcher - Calosoma scrutator Calosoma - Calosoma scrutator
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 Carabinae
Tribe Carabini
Genus Calosoma (Caterpillar Hunters)
No Taxon Subgenus Calodrepa
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
sometimes treated as synonymous to the nominotypical subgenus(1)
Explanation of Names
Calodrepa Motschulsky 1866
Numbers
4 spp., all in our area(1)
Range
Western Hemisphere, se. Canada to Venezuela(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.