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Species Microthylax olivacea - Olive Tiger Beetle

Olive Tiger Beetle (Microthylax olivacea) - Microthylax olivacea
Classification
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 Microthylax
Species olivacea (Olive Tiger Beetle)
Explanation of Names
Microthylax olivacea (Chaudoir 1854)
Range
native to Cuba; colonized the outer Florida Keys (probably in the 1950s); hasn't been reported since the 1980s(1)
Works Cited
1.A Field Guide To The Tiger Beetles Of The United States And Canada
David Pearson, C. Barry Knisley, Charles J. Kazilek, David L. Pearson, Barry C. Knisley. 2005. Oxford University Press.