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Cicindela  - Cicindela scutellaris - male - female

Cicindela - Cicindela scutellaris - Male Female
Fort Worth Nature Center , Tarrant County, Texas, USA
April 19, 2011
Size: 1.5 cm

Moved from ID Request.

These are Festive tiger beetles - Cicindela scutellaris flavoviridis. This subspecies is only found in a small area west of Dallas. East of Dallas is a different subspecies. Beautiful beetles. Would love to get down there sometime for photos.

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