Ecology

Associations

Known predators

Abax (Philanthus, Abax, Feronia) is prey of:
Soricidae
Talpinae

Based on studies in:
England: Oxfordshire, Wytham Wood (Forest)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • G. C. Varley, The concept of energy flow applied to a woodland community. In: Animal Populations in Relation to Their Food Resources, A. Watson, Ed. (Blackwell Scientific, Oxford, England, 1970), pp. 389-401, from p. 389.
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Known prey organisms

Abax (Philanthus, Abax, Feronia) preys on:
Operophtera brumata
leaf feeders
Oligochaeta
Cyzenis
Insecta
Acari

Based on studies in:
England: Oxfordshire, Wytham Wood (Forest)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • G. C. Varley, The concept of energy flow applied to a woodland community. In: Animal Populations in Relation to Their Food Resources, A. Watson, Ed. (Blackwell Scientific, Oxford, England, 1970), pp. 389-401, from p. 389.
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Wikipedia

Abax (genus)

Abax is a genus of carabid beetles.[1][2] There are approximately 100 mostly holarctic species and subspecies in this genus.[3]

These beetles are mostly glossy black with parallel striation on elytra. They are carnivorous.

Species

References

  1. ^ Abax
  2. ^ "Abax Bonelli, 1810". Carabidae of the World. 2011. Retrieved 27 Mar 2012. 
  3. ^ ZipcodeZoo
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