Tiger Beetles of Martha's Vineyard

Variously treated as a family (Cicindelidae) or a subfamily (Cicindelinae) within the ground beetle family, Carabidae, tiger beetles are a distinctive group of predatory beetles mostly associated with open habitats. Adults are active hunters, running down smaller arthropods as prey; ...more ↓

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