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Tiger Beetles of the United States

Tiger Beetles of South Dakota

No Common Name (Cicindela formosa)
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No Common Name (Cicindela formosa)

This species typically has a medium to large body size (14-21 mm), with dorsal coloration that rages from yellow-red to dark red. The elytra are marked with distinct white maculations. Typical habitats include dry sandy upland areas such as blowouts, dunes, roads and clearings. This is a spring fall species.

(Cicindela formosa)
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