Amarini

Common sun beetle Amara aenea, copyright Entomart.

Belongs within: Harpalinae.

The Amarini are a group of ground beetles with a head distinctly wider than long, and short, stout mandibles.

<==Amarini B90
    |–Disamara arenaria B90
    `–Amara B90
         |–A. aenea C01
         |–A. aurichalcea C01
         |–A. equestris C01
         |–A. fodinae C01
         |–A. municipalis C01
         |–A. praetermissa C01
         |–A. similata C01
         `–A. solskyi C01

*Type species of generic name indicated

REFERENCES

[B90] Bell, R. T. 1990. Insecta: Coleoptera Carabidae adults and larvae. In: Dindal, D. L. (ed.) Soil Biology Guide pp. 1053–1092. John Wiley & Sones: New York.

[C01] Csiki, E. 1901. Bogarak [Coleopteren]. In: Horváth, G. (ed.) Zichy Jenő Gróf Harmadik Ázsiai Utazása [Dritte Asiatische Forschungsreise des Grafen Eugen Zichy] vol. 2. Zichy Jenő Gróf Harmadik Ázsiai Utazásának Állattani Eredményei [Zoologische Ergebnisse der Dritten Asiatischen Forschungsreise des Grafen Eugen Zichy] pp. 75–120. Victor Hornyánszky: Budapest, and Karl W. Hierseman: Leipzig.

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