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Tiger Beetles of the United States

Tiger Beetles of Texas

No Common Name (Cicindela sedecimpunctata)
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No Common Name (Cicindela sedecimpunctata)

Body size from 9-12 mm. This species is highly variable with dorsal coloration ranging from light to dark brown. Elytral maculations are incomplete. Common habitats include a variety of sandy areas in the southwestern United States, including streams, lakes, ponds, and springs. It also occurs in dry or open grassy areas.

(Cicindela sedecimpunctata)
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