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Cicindela scutellaris unicolor - Cicindela scutellaris

Cicindela scutellaris unicolor - Cicindela scutellaris
Juno Dunes Natural Area, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
August 27, 2011
Size: 10mm
In oak scrub on sand around 9 AM. Flew effortlessly in short bursts. I don't see well but I could clearly see the deep metallic blue from several feet away. I think it is a Cicindela sp. I don't see any spots or markings in the photo.

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Looks like Cicindela scutellaris unicolor
I have found them in Ocala National Forest. Some were blue like yours and others were more green or more purple.

 
Cicindela scutellaris unicolor
Thank you for the fast reply and identification!

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