Species Details

Pterostichus surgens

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SeasonalityAdults collected May to September. IdentificationMember of the ventricosus group, (subgenus Cryobius.) Black, upper surface without metallic lustre, elytra not iridescent; palpi, antennae and legs rufous. Prothorax very convex with strongly rounded sides and short basal sinuation, front-angles very little prominent, hind-angles right or slightly obtuse, usually denticulate. Lateral bead rather coarse basally, elytra with small shoulder tooth and usually only 2 dorsal punctures.

Scientific Name Pterostichus surgens Habitat Mainly alpine meadows above tree line, less often in mountain forests. Seasonality Adults collected May to September. Identification
Member of the ventricosus group, (subgenus Cryobius.) Black, upper surface without metallic lustre, elytra not iridescent; palpi, antennae and legs rufous. Prothorax very convex with strongly rounded sides and short…
Member of the ventricosus group, (subgenus Cryobius.) Black, upper surface without metallic lustre, elytra not iridescent; palpi, antennae and legs rufous. Prothorax very convex with strongly rounded sides and short basal sinuation, front-angles very little prominent, hind-angles right or slightly obtuse, usually denticulate. Lateral bead rather coarse basally, elytra with small shoulder tooth and usually only 2 dorsal punctures.

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"Species Details - Pterostichus surgens, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-5031. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

Specimen Information

There are 42 specimens of this Species.

42 results plotted on map in 14 markers.
Note: Only records with latitude and longitude coordinates are plotted on map.

UASM63059 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bragg Creek Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B. Date Collected1981-06-24

UASM63060 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bragg Creek Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B. Date Collected1981-06-24

UASM63061 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bragg Creek Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B. Date Collected1981-06-24

UASM63062 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bragg Creek Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B. Date Collected1981-06-24

UASM63063 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bragg Creek Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B. Date Collected1981-06-24

UASM63064 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bragg Creek Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B.; van Nidek, A. Date Collected1981-06-24

UASM63065 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Cochrane Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B.; van Nidek, A. Date Collected1983-05-15

UASM63066 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Cochrane Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B.; van Nidek, A. Date Collected1983-05-15

UASM63067 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Cochrane Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B.; van Nidek, A. Date Collected1983-05-15

UASM63068 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Sherwood Park Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B.; van Nidek, A. Date Collected1983-05-01/1983-05-13

UASM63069 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Rosedale Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B.; van Nidek, A. Date Collected1983-05-18

UASM63070 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Sibbald Flats Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B.; van Nidek, A. Date Collected1985-08-14

UASM63071 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Sibbald Flats Collected Byvan Nidek, C. B.; van Nidek, A. Date Collected1986-09-01

UASM63072 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Gorge Creek Collected ByDigweed, S. Date Collected1991-09

UASM63073 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Gorge Creek Collected ByDigweed, S. Date Collected1991-09

UASM63074 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Gorge Creek Collected ByDigweed, S. Date Collected1991-09

UASM255533 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: Colorado, Larimer county, Rocky Mountain National Park Collected ByBall, G. E. Date Collected1959-06-16

UASM255559 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: Wyoming, Albany county, Snowy Range Pass Collected ByBall; Freitag; Lister Date Collected1963-06-29

UASM255560 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: Wyoming, Albany county, Snowy Range Pass Collected ByBall; Freitag; Lister Date Collected1963-06-29

UASM255561 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: Wyoming, Albany county, Snowy Range Pass Collected ByBall; Freitag; Lister Date Collected1963-06-29

UASM255562 - Pterostichus surgens

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: Wyoming, Albany county, Snowy Range Pass Collected ByBall; Freitag; Lister Date Collected1963-06-29

Adult Seasonal Distribution