Scaphinotus viduus

Ground Beetle

Scaphinotus sp., Snail-feeding Ground Beetles

Family: Carabidae

Subfamily: Carabinae

Tribe Cychrini


Photo notes: This green Scaphinotus viduus was photographed at Holly River State Park at the annual meeting of the West Virginia Entomological Society. That location is in Webster County. The date of the photo is 23 July 2004. The beetle was discovered under a rock.