Agonum sexpunctatum

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Agonum sexpunctatum
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Agonum sexpunctatum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Carabidae
Genus: Agonum
Species: A. sexpunctatum
Binomial name
Agonum sexpunctatum
(Linnaeus, 1758)

Agonum sexpunctatum is a wet-loving, peatland species of ground beetle[1] native to the Palearctic and the Near East.

In Europe, it is found in Albania, Belarus, Benelux, the Baltic states, Finland, France, Italy, Liechtenstein, Portugal, Russia, Scandinavia, Spain, Ukraine, the former Yugoslavian states and Central Europe.[2] It is absent in Ireland.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Museums Northern Ireland The Irish Fauna - Carabidae of Ireland Retrieved August 1, 2009
  2. ^ "Agonum (Olisares) sexpunctatum (Linne, 1758)". Fauna Europaea. 2.6.2. August 29, 2013. Retrieved October 18, 2013.