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Species Amara eurynota

Amara eurynota - female Amara eurynota - male
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 Pterostichitae
Tribe Zabrini (Seed-Eating Ground Beetles)
Genus Amara (Seed-Eating Ground Beetles)
No Taxon (subgenus Amara)
Species eurynota (Amara eurynota)
Explanation of Names
Amara eurynota (Panzer 1796)
Size
perhaps the largest member of this subgenus, at 9.0-11.0 mm(1)
Range
native to, and widespread across Europe, adventive in NA (e. NF, few localities)(2)
Habitat
open places(1)
Remarks
earliest record in our area: NF 1971(2)