Pogonus chalceus, copyright Udo Schmidt.

Belongs within: Conjunctae.

Pogonus is a cosmopolitan genus found in saline habitats such as along coastlines or around salt lakes. They possess a scrobal seta on the mandible, and the head is not constricted behind the eyes.

<==Pogonus Dejean 1821 B10
    |–*P. chalceus (Marsham 1802) [=Carabus chalceus] B10
    |–P. australis Chaudoir 1878 B10
    |–P. cardiotrachelus Chaudoir 1871 B10
    |–P. dichrous Baehr 2010 B10
    |–P. diplochaetoides Baehr 1997 B10
    |–P. dostali Baehr 2010 B10
    |–P. fenelli Hudson 2000 B10
    |–P. gilesi Moore 1977 LM87
    |–P. grossi Moore 1977 LM87
    |–P. hypharpagioides Sloane 1895 LM87
    |–P. nigrescens Baehr 1984 B10
    |–P. orientalis G89
    |–P. sumlini Baehr 1999 B10
    |–P. variabilis Moore 1991 B10
    `–P. zietzi Sloane 1895 B10

*Type species of generic name indicated


[B10] Baehr, M. 2010. Two new species of the genus Pogonus from northern and western Australia (Coleoptera: Carabidae). Records of the Western Australian Museum 25 (4): 441–448.

[G89] Gestro, R. 1889. Viaggio ab Assab nel Mar Rosso dei signori G. Doria ed O. Beccari con il R. Avviso «Esploratore» dal 16 Novembre 1879 al 26 Febbraio 1880.—IV. Coleotteri. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova, Serie 2a, 7: 5–72.

[LM87] Lawrence, J. F., B. P. Moore, J. E. Pyke & T. A. Weir. 1987. Zoological Catalogue of Australia vol. 4. Coleoptera: Archostemata, Myxophaga and Adephaga. Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.

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