Cicindela tranquebarica Herbst - Oblique-Lined Tiger Beetle

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Description: 12-15.5mm, dark brown with white markings

Similar Species: None

Range: Most of United States

Nebraska Distribution:

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Habitat: Sandy areas, alkaline or saline flats, creek banks, trails

Seasonal Occurrence: Spring/fall

Status: Common

*Note: Lancaster Co. specimens are consistently smaller than Western Nebraska specimens

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