Classification
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  • English
    • Carabids
    • Carabid beetles
    • Kurikuri
    • Ground Beetles
  • Scientific Names
    • Carabidae
    • Odontacantha
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 步甲科
    • 步行蟲總科
  • Spanish
    • Escarabajos de tierra

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 24, 2014 08:27 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Oblique-lined Tiger Beetle Cicindela tranquebarica

Observer

awblair

Date

April 23, 2012 11:28 AM CDT

Description

ssp. tranquebarica? Captured on Sandy flat in the floodplain of the Canadian River.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caterpillar Hunters Genus Calosoma

Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 19, 2014 12:44 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

everettjohns

Date

October 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

awblair

Date

June 15, 2014 01:45 PM CDT

Description

Captured on rocky trail in shaded woodland.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Carolina Metallic Tiger Beetle Tetracha carolina

Observer

awblair

Date

July 2, 2014 11:34 AM CDT

Description

Captured on Texas side of Red River.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

awblair

Date

August 6, 2014 07:52 AM CDT

Description

Captured in morning near the Sulphur River.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bombardier Beetle Genus Brachinus

Date

September 13, 2014

Place

ciudad victoria, Tamaulipas, México (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Escarabajos de tierra Family Carabidae

Date

September 13, 2014

Place

ciudad victoria, Tamaulipas, México (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

dotun55

Date

May 21, 2014

Description

Pointing the flash light on them disrupted their dinner of cockroach carcass. This is one of the two that fled in opposite directions. They often return when the coast is clear again to hunt for food.

Photos / Sounds

What

Limestone Tiger Beetle Cicindela politula

Observer

greglasley

Date

October 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tiger Beetles Subfamily Cicindelinae

Observer

kucycads

Date

October 19, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Ground beetles are a large, cosmopolitan family of beetles, Carabidae, with more than 40,000 species worldwide, approximately 2,000 of which are found in North America and 2,700 in Europe.

No range data available.