Carabus dufouri

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Carabus dufouri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Carabidae
Genus: Carabus
Species: C. dufouri
Binomial name
Carabus dufouri
Dejean & Boisduval, 1829

Carabus dufouri is a species of black-coloured[1] beetle from Carabidae family that are endemic to Spain.[2] It is "one of the most representative species of the Carabus [genus] to the south of the Iberian Peninsula".[3]


The species contain only 2 subspecies which could be found on Gibraltar and in Spain:


  1. ^ "Carabus dufouri Dejean, 1829". Retrieved June 15, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Carabus (Mesocarabus) dufourii Dejean & Boisduval 1829". Fauna Europaea. 2.6.2. August 29, 2013. Retrieved October 31, 2013. 
  3. ^ Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour; Information Retrieval Limited; Cambridge Scientific Abstracts, Inc (2001). Animal Behaviour Abstracts. Cambridge Scientific Abstracts. p. 28. Retrieved June 15, 2012.