Ground Beetles of Ireland

ID Key


Some of the text in each couplet may be highlighted in blue. When you move your mouse over the highlighted text a figure will appear. Please wait until all images have loaded before trying the highlighted links - the figures will not appear until all images have loaded.

Fore parts broad, normal, palpi normal, narrow; pronotum not markedly narrower than elytra 5 Fore parts narrow and elongate, palpi broad, spoon-shaped; pronotum much narrower than the inflated elytra Cychrus