Habitat preferences of ground beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) species in the northern Black Hills of South Dakota.

@article{Bergmann2012HabitatPO,
  title={Habitat preferences of ground beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) species in the northern Black Hills of South Dakota.},
  author={David J. Bergmann and Dylan Brandenburg and Samantha Petit and Mark Gabel},
  journal={Environmental entomology},
  year={2012},
  volume={41 5},
  pages={1069-76}
}
Ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) are a major component of terrestrial invertebrate communities and have been used as bioindicators of habitat change and disturbance. The Black Hills of South Dakota is a small area with a high biodiversity, but the ground beetles of this region are little studied. The habitat preferences of ground beetles in the Black… CONTINUE READING