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Species Omus dejeanii - Greater Night-stalking Tiger Beetle

Dejean's Flightless Tiger Beetle - Omus dejeanii Is this a Carabus nemoralis? - Omus dejeanii - female Greater Night-stalking Tiger Beetles Mating - Omus dejeanii - male - female Silver Star Mountain Beetle 7 - Omus dejeanii ZE.26469_Omus_dejeanii - Omus dejeanii - female Omus dejeanii? - Omus dejeanii Beetle - Omus dejeanii Night-stalking tiger beetle with prey - Omus dejeanii
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 Amblycheilini (Blunt-lipped Tiger Beetles)
Genus Omus (Night-stalking Tiger Beetles)
Species dejeanii (Greater Night-stalking Tiger Beetle)
Other Common Names
Dejean's Flightless Tiger Beetle
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Omus is the least well known North American Tiger Beetle genus, five recognized species all occur on the West Coast
15 - 21 mm long
Forest edges, especially at high elevations (1)

Print References
Milne, page 536 (1)
Works Cited
1.National Audubon Society Field Guide to Insects and Spiders
Lorus and Margery Milne. 1980. Knopf.