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Carabidae Checklist: Ground Beetles

This page consists of a personal checklist of Ground Beetles (Carabidae) that I've encountered over the years, except Tiger Beetles (Cicindelinae) which are on a separate page. Most are not identified, so any help with identification is appreciated! :)

All photos are of live subjects shot in the field, with the dorsal view selected where available. Click on individual photos for larger views and views from other angles. As specimens were not collected, identifications were done purely based on photographs and may not be 100% accurate.

This page will be updated regularly, please let me know if you spot any mistakes.

View my complete Flickr photo set: Carabidae - Ground Beetles.

Family: Carabidae Latreille, 1802

Subfamily: Cicindelinae Latreille, 1802

View Cicindelinae: Tiger Beetles Checklist

Subfamily: Harpalinae Bonelli, 1810

Tribe: Lebiini Bonelli, 1810

Ground beetle (Carabidae) - DSC_8962 Singapore: cf. Calleida sp. Ground Beetle (Catascopus dalbertisi) - DSC_1975 Singapore: Catascopus dalbertisi Straneo, 1943
Ground beetle (Catascopus sp.) - DSC_9728 Singapore: Catascopus sp. Ground beetle (Coptodera marginata) - DSC_0791 Singapore: Coptodera marginata Dupuis, 1912
Ground beetle (Pericalus sp.) - DSC_9765 Singapore: Pericalus depressus Andrewes, 1926 Ground beetle (Pericalus cf. figuratus) - DSC_4732 East Malaysia: Pericalus cf. figuratus Chaudoir, 1861
Ground Beetles (Pericalus sp.) - DSC_1981 Singapore: Pericalus sp.
Ground Beetle (Pericalus tetrastigma) - DSC_1903 Singapore: Pericalus tetrastigma Chaudoir, 1861 Ground Beetle (Carabidae) - DSC_8530 Singapore: Physodera dejeani Eschscholtz, 1829
Ground beetle (Physodera eschscholtzii) - DSC_2900 Singapore: Physodera eschscholtzii Parry, 1849
Ground beetle (Lebiinae) - DSC_3607 Singapore: Lebiini

Subfamily: Orthogoniinae Schaum, 1857

Tribe: Orthogoniini Schaum, 1857

Ground Beetle (Orthogonius sp.) - DSC_4515 West Malaysia: Orthogonius sp. Ground beetle (Orthogonius sp.) - DSC_7476 East Malaysia: Orthogonius sp.
Ground beetle (Orthogonius sp.) - DSC_3553 East Malaysia: Orthogonius sp.


Ground Beetle (Carabidae) - DSC_7273 Singapore: Carabidae Ground beetle (Carabidae) - DSC_8136 Singapore: Carabidae


Ground beetle larva (Carabidae) - DSC_1526 Singapore: Physodera eschscholtzii Parry, 1849

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