Species Details

Thalassotrechus barbarae

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Scientific Name Thalassotrechus barbarae Notes
Thalassotrechus barbarae. (Class Insecta). Coleoptera: Carabidae. Northern California to Baja California. Length = 5 - 7 mm. Habitat: Rock crevices in the high intertidal zone. The predaceous adults spend the night…
Thalassotrechus barbarae. (Class Insecta). Coleoptera: Carabidae. Northern California to Baja California. Length = 5 - 7 mm. Habitat: Rock crevices in the high intertidal zone. The predaceous adults spend the night ouside the crevices where they feed on stranded zooplankton, fly larvae, and small worms (oligochaetes). From: W. G. EVANS, 1980. Insecta, Chilopoda, and Arachnida: Insects and Allies. pp. 641 - 658 and Figs. 28.1 - 28.35. IN: INTERTIDAL INVERTEBRATES OF CALIFORNIA, by Robert H. Morris, Donald P. Abbott, and Eugene C. Haderle. Used with permission of the publishers, Stanford University Press. Copyright 1980 by the Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford University. (Source: University of Alberta BioDiTRL online database, accessed Dec. 7, 2015. Copyright restrictions apply.)

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"Species Details - Thalassotrechus barbarae, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-36107. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

Kingdom Animalia Phylum Arthropoda Class Hexapoda Subclass Insecta Order Coleoptera Suborder Adephaga Superfamily Caraboidea Family Carabidae Subfamily Trechinae Tribe Pogonini Genus Thalassotrechus Species Thalassotrechus barbarae
This hierarchy is created from our museum records, it may not always accurately reflect modern taxonomies.

Taxonomic Hierarchy for University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum