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Species Dicaelus laevipennis

Dicaelus - Dicaelus laevipennis - male Notched-mouth ground beetle - Dicaelus laevipennis Notched-mouth ground beetle - Dicaelus laevipennis Carabid - Dicaelus laevipennis Carabid - Dicaelus laevipennis Carabidae - Dicaelus laevipennis Carabid? - Dicaelus laevipennis Dicaelus laevipennis
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 Licinini
Subtribe Dicaelina
Genus Dicaelus (Notched-mouth Ground Beetles)
No Taxon (subgenus Liodicaelus)
Species laevipennis (Dicaelus laevipennis)
Explanation of Names
Dicaelus laevipennis LeConte 1847
Numbers
2 sspp. total, only the nominate ssp. in our area(1)
Range
Rockies & Great Plains (sw.SD-se.AB to se.TX-se.AZ, Chihuahua)(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.