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Tiger Beetles of the United States

Tiger Beetles of West Virginia

No Common Name (Cicindela cursitans)
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No Common Name (Cicindela cursitans)

This is a small (6-8 mm) flightless tiger beetle. Dorsal coloration is bronze-brown to greenish brown with variable maculations that are usually complete. This species has been found in a variety of habitats, including wet ditches, prairies, and alkali habitats. This is a summer species active from June through August.

(Cicindela cursitans)
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