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Big headed ground beetle

Scarcities subterraneus

Description:

A black ground beetle

Habitat:

Under some rocks

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2 Comments

Drew b
Drew b 8 years ago

Thanks Keith for the help

KeithRoragen
KeithRoragen 8 years ago

I think this is probably a Ground Beetle in the genus Scarites. Probably Big-headed Ground Beetle - Scarites subterraneus.
http://bugguide.net/node/view/2990

Drew b
Spotted by
Drew b

Ohio, USA

Spotted on Jun 11, 2012
Submitted on Jun 12, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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