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Tiger Beetles of the United States

Tiger Beetles of Alabama

No Common Name (Cicindela gratiosa)
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No Common Name (Cicindela gratiosa)

Typical size is 10-12 mm and specimens are typically colored brownish-bronze with large white maculations over most of dorsal surface. Common habitats include open and sandy areas such as paths, roads, and sandy open patches bordering pine barrens. It is a summer species with activity recorded from May to September (Cartwright, 1935).

(Cicindela gratiosa)
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