Megacephala virginica

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Megacephala virginica
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Carabidae
Genus: Megacephala
Species: M. virginica
Binomial name
Megacephala virginica
(Linnaeus, 1766)

Megacephala virginica is a species of ground beetle in the subfamily of Carabinae[1] that was described by Linnaeus in 1766, and could be found in Mexico and the United States. They are of black colour.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Megacephala (Tetracha) virginica (Linne, 1766)". Carabidae of the World. 28 November 2011. Retrieved 22 August 2012.