Trechus balsamensis Barr, 1962

Plott Balsam Mountains ground beetle

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

 

Distribution

North Carolina, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Holotype: USNM 65979

Type locality: "USA; North Carolina, Haywood-Jackson Counties, Water Rock Knob, 6200' (1889 M)."

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Barr, Thomas C. Jr. (1962). The Genus Trechus (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Trechini) in the Southern Appalachians. The Coleopterists Bulletin 16(3): 65-92. [Abstract]

 

Other references:

Arnett, Jr., Ross H., ed. 1983. Checklist of the Beetles of North and Central America and the West Indies. Flora and Fauna Publications, Gainesville, Florida. 24 P.

Barr, Thomas C. Jr. 1979. Revision of Appalachian Trechus (Coleoptera:Carabidae). Brimleyana no 2:29-75.

Erwin, Terry L. and, House, Gloria N. (1978). A catalogue of the primary types of Carabidae (incl. Cicindelinae) in the collections of the United States National Museum of Natural History (USNM) (Coleoptera). The Coleopterists Bulletin 32(3): 231-55.

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