Classification
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  • 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

stephen_thorpe

Date

January 21, 2010

Description

NEW ZEALAND ND, Herekino Forest, 14-21 Jan 2010, D.S. Seldon, T.R. Buckley.

Identification: Tuiharpalus hallae Larochelle & Larivière, 2005. Male. ID based on the literature (Larochelle & Larivière, 2005).

REFERENCES
Larochelle, A.; Larivière, M.-C. 2005: Harpalini (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalinae).
Fauna of New Zealand, (53) Extract and PDF [See p. 49, and figs. 52, 98, 135, 191; map p. 149]

Photos / Sounds

Date

April 19, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

April 19, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Large number of these tiger beetles (potentially 2 different species) in the sandy gravel lot

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

aaroncarlson

Date

April 18, 2015 04:03 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

aaroncarlson

Date

April 18, 2015 04:22 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

stephen_thorpe

Date

April 3, 2015

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AU, Auckland Island.

Habitat: Rata forest. Pitfall trap RD3. 30 March - 3 April 2015. Collected by J. C. Russell.

Identification: Oopterus sp.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rudyard

Date

March 22, 2015 12:48 PM PDT

Description

This cool little beast was on a mission and did not want to sit still for a photo. Hope I got the specific right.

Photos / Sounds

What

Hairy-necked Tiger Beetle Cicindela hirticollis

Observer

direbecca

Date

April 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

rmssn

Date

April 19, 2015 09:36 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Ground Beetles Family Carabidae

Observer

rmssn

Date

April 19, 2015 09:36 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cosmopolitan ground beetle Laemostenus complanatus

Observer

lianaprior

Date

April 17, 2015

Description

Seen in amongst leaf litter at the base of tall eucalyptus trees

Photos / Sounds

What

Caterpillar Hunter Calosoma scrutator

Observer

cosmiccat

Date

April 18, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found dead.

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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.