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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Adephaga

Familia: Carabidae
Subfamilia: Trechinae
Supertribus: Trechitae
Tribus: Trechini
Subtribus: Trechodina
Genus: Amblystogenium
Species: A. minimum – A. pacificum

[source: Luff (1972)]

Amblystogenium Enderlein, 1905
Gender: neuter
Type species: Amblystogenium murcipenne Enderlein, 1905 [=Trechus pacificus Putzeys, 1869], by monotypy

Primary references

Enderlein, G. 1905: Die Laufkäfer der Crozet-Inseln, nach dem Material der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition. 7. Beitrag zur Kenntnis der antarktischen Fauna. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 28: 716–722. Internet Archive BHL
Luff, M.L. 1972: A new species of Amblystogenium Enderlein (Coleoptera: Carabidae) from the Crozet Islands, with comparative notes on A. pacificum (Putzeys). Journal of entomology (B), 41: 53–58. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3113.1972.tb00027.x

Additional references

Davies, L. 1972: Two Amblystogenium species (Col. Carabidae) co-existing on the sub-Antarctic Possession Island, Crozet Islands. Entomologica scandinavica, 3: 275–286. DOI: 10.1163/187631272X00157
Davies, L. 1973: Observations on the distribution of surface-living land arthropods on the Subantarctic Île de la Possession, Îles Crozet. Journal of natural history, 7: 241–253. DOI: 10.1080/00222937300770201
Vernon, P.; Caron, F.; Davies, L. 1999: Annual activity of two endemic beetles (Carabidae) at the edge between fell-field and moorland on a sub-Antarctic island. European journal of soil biology, 35: 39–43. DOI: 10.1016/S1164-5563(99)00101-6


Nomenclator Zoologicus
Amblystogenium is a genus of beetles in the family Carabidae, containing the following species:[1]

Amblystogenium minimum Luff, 1972
Amblystogenium pacificum (Putzeys, 1869)


"Amblystogenium Enderlein, 1905". Carabidae of the World. 2011. Retrieved 3 May 2012.

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