Vietinghoff's Ground Beetle (Carabus vietinghoffii)
Detailing the physical features, habits, territorial reach and other identifying qualities of the Vietinghoff's Ground Beetle.
Updated: 7/18/2017; Authored By Staff Writer; Content ©www.InsectIdentification.org
Little is known about the two-toned Vietinghoff Ground Beetle, but that only adds to its intrigue.
Ground Beetles are generally nocturnal insects, feeding either on other insects, nematodes or perhaps both. The Vietinghoff Ground Beetle is black with a red border around both the pronotum and the abdomen. It is unstudied as a species.