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Genus Cicindelidia - American Tiger Beetles

Sidewalk Tiger Beetle - Cicindelidia punctulata Sidewalk Tiger Beetle - Cicindelidia punctulata S-banded Tiger Beetle var. ascendens - Cicindelidia trifasciata Tiger beetle - Cicindelidia punctulata Cicindela punctulata - Cicindelidia punctulata Punctured Tiger Beetle (Cicindela punctulata) - Cicindelidia punctulata Tiger beetle species. - Cicindelidia punctulata Thin-lined Tiger Beetle - Cicindelidia tenuisignata
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 Cicindelidia (American Tiger Beetles)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
another former subgenus of Cicindela elevated to generic rank by Pearson et al. (2015)(1)
Explanation of Names
Cicindelidia Rivalier 1954
Numbers
23 spp. in our area, ~70 total(2)
Range
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 Ed.
Pearson D.L., Knisley C.B., Duran D.P., Kazilek C.J. 2015. Oxford University Press. 328 pp.
2.Carabidae of the World