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

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Recent observations

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Observer

mark2-nz

Date

May 30, 2015

Description

Ground beetle with red tinge to its pronotum

Photos / Sounds

Observer

stephen_thorpe

Date

April 3, 2015

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AU, Auckland Island.

Habitat: Rata forest. Pitfall trap RB3. 30 March - 3 April 2015. Collected by J. C. Russell.

Identification: Oopterus plicaticollis Blanchard, 1843. Sixty seven adults, some of them teneral.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Observer

scottking

Date

May 27, 2015 06:41 PM CDT

Description

Big-headed Ground Beetle
found in basement
Northfield, Minnesota
TL=24mm

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

pete_woods

Date

May 25, 2015 02:34 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Six-spotted Tiger Beetle Cicindela sexguttata

Observer

aegolius

Date

May 29, 2015 06:50 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

May 29, 2015 12:58 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ground Beetles Family Carabidae

Observer

finatic

Date

April 29, 2015 10:18 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ground Beetles Family Carabidae

Observer

finatic

Date

April 30, 2015 11:43 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Ground Beetles Family Carabidae

Observer

finatic

Date

April 1, 2015 09:03 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Ground Beetles Family Carabidae

Observer

finatic

Date

April 30, 2015 11:41 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green Tiger Beetle Cicindela campestris

Observer

sara4

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

about 3 cm long, bright green bugs. They would quickly fly/hop off when I got too close. I was in the North Yorkshire Moors in the middle of heather moorland when I noticed them.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

codyhough

Date

June 14, 2008
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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.