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Yellow-spotted Ground Beetle

Eudema angulatus


Ground Beetle, Family: Carabidae.

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pamsai 10 years ago

thanks bayucca for fine tuning this ID...

bayucca 10 years ago

Carabidae, Harpalinae, Eudema angulatus. The only one with these dispatched/"angulated" yellow markings. All your mentioned beetles only have single spots.

LennyWorthington 10 years ago

Ground Beetle
Dischissus mirandus

pamsai 11 years ago

thanks Dan, maybe i should mention both?

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 11 years ago

This one is a bit confusing. Mine does look just like yours and the one in Keith's link but if you search Craspedophorus sp. and Panageus sp., you get some of the same looking insects. There is a few more matches with Craspedophorus sp. so I'm guessing that's more likely it, but Panageus is also possible.

MayraSpringmann 11 years ago


pamsai 11 years ago

thanks Keith. Think I'll go with the yellow spotted ground beetle. The one in the link seems like quite a good match. Dan, did you look at Keith's link?

pamsai 11 years ago

Hmm Dan, The markings look the same, though the yellow is more prominent in this one, but the body is much more round here. Could be a difference between Thailand and India. Anyway definitely on the right track.

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 11 years ago

Could it be the same as this?

KeithRoragen 11 years ago

Ground Beetle, Family:Carabidae. I've found a couple of internet sources that identify similar beetles as Craspedohorus sp. and referto them as Yellow-spotted Ground Beetles.

pamsai 11 years ago

anyone have an ID for this beetle?

NoriethAlejandra 11 years ago


Spotted by


Spotted on Mar 3, 2011
Submitted on Jan 9, 2012

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