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Tiger Beetles of the United States

Tiger Beetles of California

No Common Name (Cicindela terricola)
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No Common Name (Cicindela terricola)

This is a small species with body size between 8-11 mm. Dorsal coloration brown to brownish green, or metallic blue to metallic green. Elytral maculations are complete, and can be normal or reduced, a marginal band is sometimes present. This species occurs most commonly in wet soil, and is closely associated with saline habitats such as salt flats. This is a summer species.


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