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Genus Cicindelidia

Cicindela rufiventris - Cicindelidia rufiventris Tiger - Cicindelidia punctulata beetle - Cicindelidia punctulata Cicindela trifasciata sigmoidea LeConte - Cicindelidia trifasciata - female Mating Owens Lake Wetsalts Tigers - Cicindelidia haemorrhagica - male - female Cicindela tenuisignata - Cicindelidia tenuisignata Miami Tiger Beetle - Cicindelidia floridana Punctured Tiger Beetle - Cicindelidia punctulata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga (Ground and Water Beetles)
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Cicindelinae (Tiger Beetles)
Tribe Cicindelini (Flashy Tiger Beetles)
Genus Cicindelidia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
another former subgenus of Cicindela elevated to generic rank in(1)
Explanation of Names
Cicindelidia Rivalier 1954
23 spp. in our area, ~70 total(2)
New World (Canada to Chile), most diverse in so. US & Mexico(2)(1)
Works Cited
1.A field guide to the tiger beetles of the United States and Canada: identification, natural history, and distribution... . 2nd E
Pearson D.L., Knisley C.B., Duran D.P., Kazilek C.J. 2015. Oxford University Press. 328 pp.
2.Carabidae of the World