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Tiger Beetles of the United States

Tiger Beetles of Arizona

No Common Name (Cicindela obsoleta)
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No Common Name (Cicindela obsoleta)

Body size ranges from 16-21 mm. Dorsal coloration is green or black. Elytral maculations can be reduced or absent although some subspecies with pronounced maculations. Common habitat includes bare or sparsely vegetated, dry, hard-packed soil, typically in previously disturbed areas. This is a summer species with peak adult activity in July.

(Cicindela obsoleta)
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