Tiger beetle

Description
Tiger beetles have large bulging eyes and large curved mandibles. They are predatory, both as adults and as larvae. This one may have been collected by W. S. M. D’Urban in South Africa.
Accession Loan No.
58/1926/67
Collection Class
Arthropods
Common Name
tiger beetle
Simple Name
insect: beetle
Full Name
CARABIDAE: Cicindela sp.:
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
D’Urban ?
Collection Area Region
Southern Africa
Collection Continent
Africa
Phylum
ARTHROPODA
Family
CARABIDAE
Genus
Cicindela Linnaeus

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