Where do Chlaenius live?

 

Short answer: Everywhere.

Long answer:

Chlaenius_subgenera_chart_mini.png

Okay, so what exactly are we looking at here? Each row shows the distribution and the number of species within all the different subgenera of Chlaenius . What is Chlaenius? Good question, but that’s a topic best left for another day. You’ll notice a few trends: Lots of diversity in Africa and Asia, very little in South America and Australia. Plan your next vacation accordingly.

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