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Ocypus ophthalmicus


Ocypus ophthalmicus
Ocypus ophthalmicus
Ocypus ophthalmicus - Rove beetle
Ocypus ophthalmicus - Rove beetle

Ocypus (Ocypus) ophthalmicus
Subspecies6
Danish namesBlå kæmperovbille
Finnish namesTeräslyhytsiipi
AuthorScopoli, 1763
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain (Balearic Islands), Portugal)), Central Europe (Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Greece, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia)), Bulgaria)
Russia
Africa
North Africa
Tunisia, Morocco


Ecozones: Palaearctic

CountriesAustria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesOcypus ophthalmicus in faunaeur.org
Ocypus ophthalmicus in dyntaxa.se
Ocypus ophthalmicus in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Ocypus ophthalmicus
2. Ocypus ophthalmicus - Rove beetle
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderStaphyliniformia
SuperfamilyStaphylinoidea
Rove Beetles, Carrion Beetles, Fungus Beetles, Staphylinid Beetles
FamilyStaphylinidae
Rove beetles, Short-winged mold beetles, Staphs
SubfamilyStaphylininae
Large Rove Beetles
TribeStaphylinini
SubtribeStaphylinina
GenusOcypus
SubgenusOcypus
Speciesophthalmicus
Ocypus ophthalmicus
AuthorScopoli, 1763
 
Synonyms
Ocypus baicalensis
Ocypus cyaneus
Ocypus cyanochloris
Staphylinus atrocoerulescens
Staphylinus azurescens
Staphylinus balcanicus
Staphylinus coerulescens
Staphylinus cyaneus
Staphylinus hypsibatus
Staphylinus mordax
Staphylinus ophthalmicus
 
Subspecies
Ocypus ophthalmicus atrocyaneus
Ocypus ophthalmicus balearicus
Ocypus ophthalmicus benoiti
Ocypus ophthalmicus brigitteae
Ocypus ophthalmicus ophthalmicus
Ocypus ophthalmicus rodopensis
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Keywords
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