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Macrohabitat: Upland desert, 1710- 2130 meters altitude. Microhabitat: At the base of steep reddish sandstone cliffs on cool, wet shaded ground. Dispersal abilities: Brachypterous, hence flightless thus vagility limited to walking or running. Seasonal occurrence: Adults have been found in April, and June- August. Behavior: Adults are nocturnal, carnivorous, taking cover in the day under blocks of sandstone. (Erwin, 2001; Kavanaugh, 1971 & 1985 & (in litt.); Larochelle & Lariviere, 2003)

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Source: Western Hemisphere Caraboidea

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