Long-Lipped Tiger Beetle

Location: Near Bragg Creek, AB
Date: July 22, 2004

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Long-Lipped Tiger Beetle

Common Name:  Long-Lipped Tiger Beetle

Latin Name:  Cicindela longilabris Say, 1824
                        (R. Bercha, det.)

Length:  13 to 15 mm

Range: All of Alberta, except in the prairies

Habitat:  Sandy and forested areas

Time of year seen:  Late summer and spring

Diet: Insects


Long-Lipped Tiger Beetle eating a caterpillar 


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