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Six-Spotted Tiger Beetle

Six-spotted tiger beetles are out in some numbers now.   They are a wide-spread species, and are named for the six small white spots that are present on the elytra.  Except that the ones around here are mostly unmarked. The … Continue reading

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Tiger Beetle

Yesterday I cleaned my car (doesn’t happen very often) and had the floor mats set out on the ground.  A single six-spotted tiger beetle, Cincindela sexguttata seemed to find the substrate of the floor mat to its liking. Tiger beetles … Continue reading

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