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Recent observations

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What

Tiger Beetles Subfamily Cicindelinae

Observer

kucycads

Date

June 27, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

mating pair around muddy pond

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tiger Beetles Subfamily Cicindelinae

Observer

sea

Date

June 27, 2016 12:23 PM CDT

Description

Late aggregation on the banks of the Rio Grande

Photos / Sounds

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What

Six-spotted Tiger Beetle Cicindela sexguttata

Observer

maractwin

Date

June 30, 2016 10:00 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Six-spotted Tiger Beetle Cicindela sexguttata

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 30, 2016 10:00 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

cotinis

Date

May 7, 2016 07:06 PM EDT

Description

Big (!) ground beetle. Very active on the floor of deciduous woods--captured for photos. See series of images at http://bugguide.net/node/view/1248555/ for details on ID.

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What

False Bombardier Beetle Galerita bicolor

Observer

lambobble

Date

June 28, 2016 03:39 PM CDT

Description

Found inside building then released. He was quick and hard to photograph!

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Observer

codyhough

Date

May 23, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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Date

June 26, 2016 08:51 AM PDT

Description

Well-sized Carabid under a fallen log.

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galianotwins

Date

June 23, 2016

Description

on ground

~1.7cm length

Photos / Sounds

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What

seedcorn beetle Stenolophus lecontei

Observer

chaley

Date

June 17, 2016 08:50 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Ground Beetles Family Carabidae

Observer

noelle

Date

June 29, 2016 11:38 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jcabbott

Date

June 27, 2016 07:49 PM CDT

Description

Black Caterpillar Hunter (Calosoma sayi)
United States: Alabama: Tuscaloosa Co.
Tulip Tree Springs off Echola Rd.; Elrod
27-Jun-2016
J.C. Abbott #2839

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Description from Wikipedia

Ground beetles are a large, cosmopolitan family of beetles, Carabidae, with more than 40,000 species worldwide, approximately 2,000 of which are found in North America and 2,700 in Europe.

No range data available.
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