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Hairy Necked Tiger Beetle

Cicindela hirticollis


Possibly Northeastern Beach Tiger Beetle. Pretty cool looking small beetle, and a new one for me


Beach area


Augustine Beach along the Delaware Canal

1 Species ID Suggestions

hudwit 6 years ago
Hairy-necked Tiger Beetle
Cicindela hirticollis

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1 Comment

Michael69 6 years ago

I am an endangered species biologist for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and I am the species lead for the Northeastern beach tiger beetle (Cicindela dorsalis dorsalis). This is not the Northeastern beach tiger beetle, but the hairy-necked tiger beetle (C. hirticollis).

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Delaware, USA

Lat: 39.51, Long: -75.58

Spotted on Sep 15, 2012
Submitted on Sep 16, 2012

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