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Common sun beetle
Common sun beetle


Amara aenea
Amara aenea

Amara (Amara) aenea
Common namesCommon sun beetle
German namesErzfarbiger Kamelläufer, Erzfarbener Kanalkäfer, Erzfarbener Kamelläufer, Erz-Kanalkäfer
Danish namesAlmindelig ovalløber
Finnish namesVaskisiemenkiitäjäinen
Swedish namesGuldkornlöpare
AuthorDe Geer, 1774
Eco zoneTerrestrial
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire))))), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland (Åland Islands)), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal, Andorra)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia), Bulgaria, Greece, Albania, Moldova), East Europe (Ukraine, Belarus), Malta
Asia
South Asia (Nepal, India (North India (Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir (Kashmir), Uttar Pradesh)), Afghanistan, Pakistan), Far East (East Asia (China, Japan, Mongolia)), West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Cyprus, Jordan, Israel, Egypt, Syria, Iran, Lebanon, Iraq)), Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkestan (Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan))
Caucasus
Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, East Caucasus
Russia
Ural, European Russia (South European Russia (Astrakhan Oblast))
Africa
North Africa
Algeria, Tunisia, Macaronesia (Canary Islands, Azores, Madeira), Morocco, Libya
America
North America
Canada (Quebec, Ontario, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador), USA (Utah, New York), Saint Pierre and Miquelon


Ecozones: Palaearctic, Nearctic

Fossils:

Cenozoic
Quaternary
Pleistocene (Middle Pleistocene, Upper Pleistocene)


Distribution by Synonymus:
Carabus aenea   Japan
Amara angustata   Nearctic
CountriesAfghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Links and ReferencesAmara aenea in itis.gov
Amara aenea in dyntaxa.se
Amara aenea in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderAdephaga
Adephagans, Ground Beetles and Water Beetles, Predaceous Diving and Whirligig Beetles
SuperfamilyCaraboidea
FamilyCarabidae
Ground beetles and Tiger beetles, Carabids, Carabid beetles, Ground Beetles, Tiger Beetles
SubfamilyHarpalinae
TribeZabrini
Seed-Eating Ground Beetles
SubtribeAmarina
GenusAmara
Sun beetles, Seed-Eating Ground Beetles
SubgenusAmara
Sun beetles, Seed-Eating Ground Beetles
Speciesaenea
Amara aenea
Common sun beetle
AuthorDe Geer, 1774
 
Synonyms
Amara angustata
Amara antennata
Amara atra
Amara brunnicornis
Amara brunniventris
Amara coerulescens
Amara cuprea
Amara devillai
Amara devillei
Amara devincta
Amara exarata
Amara foveolata
Amara fuscipes
Amara iljinskii
Amara impressa
Amara irregularis
Amara luciae
Amara maculipes
Amara marginata
Amara nigroaenea
Amara nigrocoerulea
Amara nigrocuprea
Amara nigrofemorata
Amara nigropicea
Amara obtusa
Amara palanda
Amara palustris
Amara parvula
Amara persica
Amara punctata
Amara punctulata
Amara rufiventris
Amara sincera
Amara sororcula
Amara thisbe
Amara trivialis
Amara versicolor
Amara virescens
Amara viridicans
Amara viridis
Amara vogesiaca
Carabus aenea
Harpalus trivialis
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