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Six-Spotted Tiger Beetle

Cicindela sexguttata

Description:

watched these green beetles chase ants until they got too close to eachother and started to rumble

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7 Comments

EricEllison
EricEllison 8 years ago

thx :)

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Nice series! Tiger beetles are such awesome little predators.

ThePalGuy
ThePalGuy 8 years ago

Great shots. The colour on these beetles is so interesting.

EricEllison
EricEllison 8 years ago

Ty

Dragoon
Dragoon 8 years ago

Great shots! Tiger beetles are so crazy fast, hard to get in-focus photos of them.

EricEllison
EricEllison 8 years ago

Ugh i wish.. it was pretty quick. Ill be ready next time

Yasser
Yasser 8 years ago

Love these beetles! Did you catch any video of the rumble? That would be awesome to see.

antimatterhands
Spotted by
antimatterhands

Illinois, USA

Spotted on Jul 20, 2012
Submitted on Jul 20, 2012

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