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Genus Dromochorus - Dromo Tiger Beetles

BG1571 C9786 - Dromochorus pilatei - female Dromochorus velutinigrens bug - Dromochorus belfragei Cajun Tiger Beetle? - Dromochorus pilatei Cajun Tiger Beetle? - Dromochorus pilatei Dromochorus pilatei - female Dromochorus pilatei - female Dromochorus pruininus - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Cicindelinae (Tiger Beetles)
Tribe Cicindelini (Flashy Tiger Beetles)
Genus Dromochorus (Dromo Tiger Beetles)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly treated as a subgenus of Cicindela
Explanation of Names
Dromochorus Guérin-Méneville 1849
Numbers
8 spp., all in our area(1)
Identification
key to spp. in (1)
Range
south-central US & adjacent Mexico; by far most diverse in TX(1)
Habitat
low elevations, usually below 500 m(1)
Works Cited
1.Cryptic diversity in the North American Dromochorus tiger beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Cicindelinae)...
Duran DP, Herrmann DP, Roman SJ, Gwiazdowski RA, Drummond JA, Hood GR, Egan SP. 2019. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 186: 250–285.