CARABIDAE, Latreille, 1802

Robert H. Turnbow, Jr. & Thomas, Michael C., 2008, An annotated checklist of the Coleoptera (Insecta) of the Bahamas, Insecta Mundi 2008 (34), pp. 1-64 : 10-15

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4532977

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/396787A7-5C57-1B44-FF1D-FA1FFCF8F3AC

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scientific name

CARABIDAE
status

 

CARABIDAE

Acupalpus longulus Dejean

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Aephnidius (Aephnidius) ciliatus Mutchler

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Peck 2005)

Agonum coptoderoides Darlington

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Agonum decorum Say

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (FSCA); Forfar Field Station (FSCA)

Agonum elongatulum (Dejean) [= Agonum floridanum (LeConte) ]

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station ( RHTC); NORTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Anaulacus ciliatus Mutchler

GREAT INAGUA: Northwest Point (FSCA)

Anatrichis minuta Horn

ANDROS: Cargill Creek (FSCA)

Anatrichis oblonga Horn

LONG ISLAND: Deadman’s Cay (AMNH)

Apenes coriacea Chevrolat

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Peck 2005)

Apenes delicata laevior Darlington

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality (AMNH; MCZC; Darlington 1953)

Apenes lata Darlington

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station ( FSCA) ; Mangrove Cay (Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Apenes opacus LeConte

ELEUTHERA: Spanish Wells ( Wickham 1895)

Apenes parallela inagua Darlington

[GREAT?] INAGUA: no specific locality (MCZC; Darlington 1953)

Apenes parallela parallela (Dejean)

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station ( FSCA) ; ELEUTHERA: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); Spanish Wells ( Wickham 1895) [this latter record was recorded as Apenes opacus LeConte but was a misidentified example of the present species, see Darlington (1953: 13-14)]; NEW PROVIDENCE: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); SAN SALVADOR [ WATLING ISLAND]: no specific locality (Darlington 1953)

Apenes scobifera melaena Ball and Shpeley

MAYAGUANA ISLAND: Atlantic Missile Range (FSCA)

Apenes scobifera Darlington, n. ssp.

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road, N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA) ; Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA) ; South Bay road ( FSCA)

Apenes sulcicollis (Jacquelin du Val)

NEW PROVIDENCE: no specific locality (Darlington 1953; MCZC)

Apenes n. sp.

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road, N21.10813, W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA) ;

Aspidoglossa mexicana (Chaudoir) [= Aspidoglossa vulnerata Putzeys ]

ANDROS: Forfar Field station ( RHTC) ; CAT ISLAND: Arthurs Town (Darlington 1953; MCZC)

Axinopalpus n. sp.

GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Badister flavipes LeConte

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Badister reflexus LeConte [= Badister seclusus Blatchley ]

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station ( FSCA; RHTC); Owens Town ( FSCA) ; CAT ISLAND: Arthurs Town (Darlington 1953; MCZC) ; GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA) ; Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA) ; South Bay road ( FSCA) ; 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA)

Bembidion chevrolati (Gemminger and Harold)

CAT ISLAND: Arthurs Town (Darlington 1953; MCZC)

Bembidion fastidiosum LaFerté-Sénectère

GREAT INAGUA: South Bay road ( FSCA)

Bembidion viridicolle LaFerté-Sénectère

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); Mastic Point (RHTC); GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point (FSCA); Northwest Point (FSCA); Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Bembidion sp. or spp.

ANDROS: Pigeon Cay ( Anderson 1996); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Bradycellus tantillus (Dejean)

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Calleida bahamensis Darlington

NORTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953; MCZC)

Calleida decora (Fabricius)

GRAND BAHAMA: Eight Mile Rock (Darlington 1953; MCZC)

Calosoma splendidum Dejean

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC)

Chlaenius floridanus Horn

[GREAT?] INAGUA: no specific locality (Darlington 1953; MCZC)

Chlaenius maxillosus Horn

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Cicindela boops Dejean

GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town (RHTC); Northwest Point (FSCA); Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); South Bay road (FSCA); 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); entrance Union Creek Reserve (RHTC)

Cicindela marginata Fabricius

ANDROS: Conch Sound ( RHTC); Money Point ( RHTC); Red Bays ( RHTC) ; ELEUTHERA: Spanish Wells ( Wickham 1895); GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA); South Bay road ( FSCA); 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA); NORTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( Vaurie 1952b); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( Vaurie 1952b)

Cicindela trifasciata trifasciata Fabricius [= Cicindela tortuosa Dejean ]

ANDROS: Calabash Bay (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (RHTC); Money Point (RHTC); Red Bays (RHTC); ELEUTHERA: Spanish Wells ( Wickham 1895); GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town (RHTC); Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); South Bay road (FSCA); SAN SALVADOR: near French Bay ( Elliott and Salbert 1978); between Storrs’s Lake and Granny Lake ( Elliott and Salbert 1978); near Watling’s Castle ( Elliott and Salbert 1978); “southeastern tip” ( Elliott and Salbert 1978)

Clivina americana Dejean

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Nichols 1988)

Clivina biguttata Putzeys

GREAT INAGUA: Northwest Point (FSCA)

Clivina fasciata Putzeys [= Dyschirius insularis Jacquelin du Val ]

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Nichols 1988)

Clivina morula LeConte

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Coptodera picea Dejean

ANDROS: Bowen Sound (RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA; RHTC)

Discoderus beauvoisi (Dejean)

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Peck 2005)

Dyschiriodes larochellei Bousquet

ANDROS: Atala Coppice ( FSCA) ; Forfar Field Station ( FSCA) ; Maidenhair Coppice ( FSCA) ; Owens Town ( FSCA) ; GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town ( RHTC) ; vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA) ; Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA)

Dyschiriodes sublaevis Putzeys

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point (FSCA); 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Dyschiriodes erythrocerus (LeConte)

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Elaphropus sp.

ANDROS: Pigeon Cay ( Anderson 1996)

Euphorticus pubescens aeneolus Bates

ANDROS: Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA)

Euphorticus sp.

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (RHTC)

Galerita lecontei Dejean

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Halocoryza arenaria (Darlington)

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Nichols 1988)

Harpalus pensylvanicus (DeGeer)

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Lebia analis Dejean

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA)

Lebia bitaeniata Chevrolat

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC)

Lebia cyanea Dejean

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Lebia esurialis Casey

ANDROS: Forfar Field station (RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA)

Lebia sp. near melanoptera Chaudoir

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA)

Lebia sp.

GREAT INAGUA: north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA); Salt Pond Hill ( RHTC) GoogleMaps

Loxandrus celeris (Dejean)

CAT ISLAND: Arthurs Town (Darlington 1953; MCZC); [ GREAT?] INAGUA: no specific locality (Darlington 1953; MCZC)

Loxandrus cubanus Tschitschérine

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA) ; Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA)

Loxandrus floridanus LeConte

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Loxandrus rectangulus LeConte

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA) ; 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA)

Megacephala carolina (Linnaeus)

SAN SALVADOR: Old Naval Base at Graham’s Harbour ( Elliott and Salbert 1978)

Menidius amandus amandus Newman

ANDROS: Cactus Coppice (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (RHTC); S. of Fresh Creek (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC)

Menidius amandus discoideus Schaupp

NORTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Menidius amandus n. ssp.

GREAT INAGUA: strand S of Middle Point ( RHTC) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA; RHTC); Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA; RHTC); South Bay road ( FSCA) ; 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA) ; entrance Union Creek Reserve ( RHTC)

Micratopus insularis Darlington

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Micratopus sp.

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA); north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps

Oodinus pseudopiceus Bousquet

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); Pigeon Cay (as Oodinus piceus Motschulsky ( Anderson 1996)); GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Oxydrepanus rufus (Putzeys)

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA)

Paratachys sp. 1

ANDROS: Atala Coppice ( FSCA) ; Forfar Field Station ( FSCA) ; Maidenhair Coppice ( FSCA) ; Owens Town ( FSCA) ; GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town ( RHTC) ; vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA) ; Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA) ; strand S of Middle Point ( RHTC)

Paratachys sp. 2

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); Owens Town (FSCA)

Paratachys sp. 3

GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town (RHTC); Northwest Point (FSCA); Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Paratachys sp. 4

GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Pentagonica flavipes flavipes LeConte

ANDROS: Atala Coppice ( FSCA); Forfar Field Station ( FSCA; RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice ( FSCA); no specific locality (Darlington 1953; USNM) ; GREAT INAGUA: north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA); SOUTH GoogleMaps BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Pentagonica nigricornis Darlington

ANDROS: Maidenhair Coppice ( FSCA) ; GREAT INAGUA: north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA)

Perigona nigriceps (Dejean)

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality (AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Platynus coptoderoides (Darlington)

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station ( Liebherr 1987) ; EXUMA: Simon’s Point ( Liebherr 1987); NEW

PROVIDENCE: Nassau, Blue Hills ( Liebherr 1987); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( Liebherr 1987)

Plochionus pallens (Fabricius) [= Menidius pallens (Fabricius) ]

ELEUTHERA: Spanish Wells ( Wickham 1895)

Pogonodaptus rostratus Darlington

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA)

Scarites marinus Nichols

ELEUTHERA: no specific locality ( Nichols 1986; USNM)

Scarites sp. probably subterraneus Fabricius

ELEUTHERA: Spanish Wells ( Wickham 1895)

Selenophorus alternans Dejean

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Peck 2005)

Selenophorus chalybeus Dejean

ANDROS: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); CAT ISLAND: no specific locality (Darlington 1953);

LONG ISLAND: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); NEW PROVIDENCE: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Selenophorus cubanus cubanus Darlington

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA)

Selenophorus discopunctatus Dejean

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station ( FSCA; RHTC) ; CAT ISLAND: no specific locality (Darlington 1953; MCZC) ; GRAND BAHAMA: no specific locality (Darlington 1953; MCZC) ; GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA) ; South Bay road ( FSCA)

Selenophorus flavilabris Dejean

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Peck 2005)

Selenophorus integer Fabricius

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC)

Selenophorus palliatus (Fabricius)

NORTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI : no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Selenophorus propinquus Putzeys

ANDROS: Forfar Field station (RHTC); Owens Town (FSCA)

Selenophorus pyritosus Dejean [= Selenophorus alternans pyritosus Dejean ]

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); ELEUTHERA: no specific locality (Darlington 1953; MCZC; USNM); NEW PROVIDENCE: no specific locality (Darlington 1953; MCZC)

Selenophorus sinuatus Gyllenhal

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (FSCA); Cargill Creek (FSCA); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); Pigeon Cay ( Anderson 1996); CAT ISLAND: no specific locality (Darlington 1953);

GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); GREAT ABACO: Bahama Star Groves (FSCA); NORTH

BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Selenophorus striatopunctatus Putzeys

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Owens Town (FSCA); SOUTH

BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Semiardistomis viridis (Say)

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Nichols 1988)

Stenocrepis duodecimstriata (Chevrolat)

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (RHTC); CAT

ISLAND: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); GREAT INAGUA: Northwest Point ( FSCA); Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA); [ GREAT?] INAGUA: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Stenocrepis mexicanus Chevrolat

GREAT INAGUA: Northwest Point (FSCA)

Stenolophus infuscatus LeConte

GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town (RHTC); vic. Middle Point (FSCA); Northwest Point (FSCA); Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Stenolophus ochropezus (Say)

ANDROS: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); [ GREAT?] INAGUA: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Tachys (Isotachys) occultator Casey [provisional determination after Darlington (1953)]

ANDROS: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); CAT ISLAND: no specific locality (Darlington 1953);

INAGUA ISLANDS: no specific locality (Darlington 1953); SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Tachys (Mioptachys) xanthopus (Dejean)

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Tachys (Tachys) coruscus LeConte [provisional determination after Darlington (1953)]

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Tachys (Tachys) vorax LeConte [provisional determination after Darlington (1953)]

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Tachys sp. or spp.

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); Pigeon Cay ( Anderson 1996)

Tachys cf. vittiger LeConte

GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town (RHTC); strand S of Middle Point (RHTC); vic. Middle Point (FSCA); Northwest Point (FSCA); Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); South Bay road (FSCA); 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Tetragonoderus intersectus (Germar)

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( AMNH; Darlington 1953)

Thalpius cubanus Chaudoir

ANDROS: Atala Coppice ( FSCA) ; Forfar Field Station ( FSCA) ; Maidenhair Coppice ( FSCA) ; Owens Town ( FSCA) ; GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point ( FSCA) ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA) GoogleMaps ; Northwest Point ( FSCA)

Thalpius dorsalis Brullé

GREAT INAGUA: 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

FSCA

Florida State Collection of Arthropods, The Museum of Entomology

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae