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Amara danae Scudder 1900 (ground beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Carabidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 226428

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1900. Adephagous and clavicorn Coleoptera from the Tertiary deposits at Florissant, Colorado with descriptions of a few other forms and a systematic list of the non-rhynchophorus Tertiary Coleoptera of North America. Monographs of the United States Geological Survey 40:1-148

Belongs to Amara according to H. F. Wickham 1912

Sister taxa: Amara (Amara), Amara (Bradytus), Amara (Celia), Amara (Paracelia), Amara aenea, Amara arcticola, Amara aulica, Amara bifrons, Amara brunnea, Amara cockerelli, Amara conflata, Amara erratica, Amara foersteri, Amara insignis, Amara interstitialis, Amara municipalis, Amara pinguicula, Amara powellii, Amara primigenia, Amara princeps, Amara procera, Amara pseudobrunnea, Amara revocata, Amara sterilis, Amara veterata

Type specimen: Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado


Average measurements (in mm): body 14.0 x 3.5