Golden-spotted tiger beetle

Cicindela aurulenta

''Cicindela aurulenta'', common name Blue-spotted or Golden-spotted tiger beetle, is a beetle of the Carabidae family.
Golden-spotted Tiger Beetle, Cicindela aurulenta flavomaculata, family Carabidae  Cicindela aurulenta,Fall,Geotagged,Golden-spotted tiger beetle,Indonesia

Appearance

''Cicindela aurulenta'' reaches about 16–18 millimetres in length. Elytra are dark blue- green, with six large yellow or bluish spots and two smaller spots on the shoulders. Also pronotum and head are dark blue-green. It has giant prominent compound eyes, large jaws and pale colored hairs on the abdomen and legs.
Golden-spotted Tiger Beetle, Cicindela aurulenta flavomaculata, family Carabidae  Cicindela aurulenta,Geotagged,Golden-spotted tiger beetle,Indonesia,Spring

Distribution

This species occurs in southern China, Thailand and Malaysia.

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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyCarabidae
GenusCicindela
SpeciesC. aurulenta
Photographed in
Indonesia
Malaysia