N A T U R K U N D L I C H E S   I N F O R M A T I O N S S Y S T E M

Carabus coriaceus Linné, 1758

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Lederlaufkäfer

Habit:

     
Bavaria, Oberfranken, Weismain, 1983, leg. et det. U.Schmidt      
Picture from: wikimedia commons: Udo Schmidt (CC-BY-SA-2.0)
Detailed view
     

Distribution:

Biology:

     
For hibernation, the beetles search for hiding places and come even in cellars: Salzburg, Tennengau, Hallein, Rif, 2002.09.26      
Picture from: Kurz Michael
Detailed view
     

Diagnosis:

Due to its size (up to 40 mm) and the uniformely balck colouration, the species is unmistakeable in centtral Europe.

Worth knowing:

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2016.11.15
not reviewed

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