Calathosoma rubromarginatum

Carabidae  : Scaratinae  : Migadopini

An endemic genus and single species fom the Auckland Islands, yet known from only a few specimens from two sites. It's ovoid shape and almost golden colour are very different from the elongate body shapes and dark red-brown colours of the other endemics Loxomerus brevis, Loxomerus nebrioides, Loxomerus huttoni and Loxomerus inopinatus

Text updated: 26/08/2012