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Beautiful Black Searcher (Calosoma simplex)

Arthropoda > Insecta > Coleoptera > Adephaga > Carabidae

A large black ground beetle known only from California, sometimes treated in the genus Callisthenes.

1. California Beetle Project at Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
2. Bousquet Y (2012) Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera: Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico. ZooKeys 245: 1-1722. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.245.3416

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