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Species Cicindelidia ocellata - Ocellated Tiger Beetle

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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)
Species ocellata (Ocellated Tiger Beetle)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cicindela ocellata Klug 1834
Explanation of Names
Cicindelidia ocellata (Klug)
9-13 mm(1)
*KS-LA-AZ to Costa Rica(2)(*BG data)
summer active(1)
Life Cycle
often exceedingly abundant around water edges, but more often solitary in upland habitats(1)
Works Cited
1.A Field Guide To The Tiger Beetles Of The United States And Canada
David Pearson, C. Barry Knisley, Charles J. Kazilek, David L. Pearson, Barry C. Knisley. 2005. Oxford University Press.
2.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.