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Bronzed Tiger Beetles Making love on the beach, a pair of Bronzed Tiger Beetles (Cicindela repanda) enjoying themselves at the Bill Mason Centre, Dunrobin, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Bill Mason Centre,Bronzed Tiger Beetles,Bronzed tiger beetle,Canada,Cicindela repanda,Dunrobin,Geotagged,Ontario,Ottawa,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Bronzed Tiger Beetles

Making love on the beach, a pair of Bronzed Tiger Beetles (Cicindela repanda) enjoying themselves at the Bill Mason Centre, Dunrobin, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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''Cicindela repanda'', commonly known as the bronzed tiger beetle or common shore tiger beetle, is a species of tiger beetle that measures 10–13 millimetres long, lives in most of North America. Its labrum is small with one tooth and the pronotum is coppery and hairy. The shoulder marking touches or nearly touches the middle band. It is usually seen in spring and summer and it lives in sand, gravel, or clay soil. Its food is many insects and some fruit. The species have a two-year life cycle... more

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by gmspanek
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By gmspanek

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Uploaded Jun 11, 2019. Captured Jun 9, 2019 17:19 in 133 Blackberry Way, Dunrobin, ON K0A 1T0, Canada.
  • Canon EOS M100
  • f/5.6
  • 1/159s
  • ISO100
  • 28mm