Species Details

Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

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Common NameGrass-runner tiger beetle SeasonalityAdults of this subspecies have been collected in June and July. IdentificationAdults of Cicindela c. cinctipennis are small slender beetles; elytron with an unbroken marginal band, and the middle band may be distinct or reduced. Adults of C. cinctipennis imperfecta are slightly larger; elytron with the marginal band greatly reduced, or at most the humeral lunule is represented by a small spur which joins up with the middle band.

Scientific Name Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis Common Name Grass-runner tiger beetle Habitat Adults prefer sparse grass on clay soils in prairie grasslands; also on saline and alkaline soils. Seasonality Adults of this subspecies have been collected in June and July. Identification
Adults of Cicindela c. cinctipennis are small slender beetles; elytron with an unbroken marginal band, and the middle band may be distinct or reduced. Adults of C. cinctipennis imperfecta are slightly larger; elytron…
Adults of Cicindela c. cinctipennis are small slender beetles; elytron with an unbroken marginal band, and the middle band may be distinct or reduced. Adults of C. cinctipennis imperfecta are slightly larger; elytron with the marginal band greatly reduced, or at most the humeral lunule is represented by a small spur which joins up with the middle band.
Life History Adults are active during midsummer. Conservation This subspecies is moderately rare in Alberta. Diet Info None available. Range
The range of this species extends over the western half of United States and Canada (extreme south) with isolated populations in northern Alberta and Yukon Territory. Cicindela c. cinctipennis is found in the southern…
The range of this species extends over the western half of United States and Canada (extreme south) with isolated populations in northern Alberta and Yukon Territory. Cicindela c. cinctipennis is found in the southern fifth of Alberta and near Peace River in the north.

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"Species Details - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-108. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

Authorship

Name Hilchie, Gerald J.
Role species page author

References

Specimen Information

There are 25 specimens of this Species.

25 results plotted on map in 4 markers.
Note: Only records with latitude and longitude coordinates are plotted on map.

UASM722 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Patricia Collected ByBall, G. E. Date Collected1955-06-20

UASM723 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Patricia Collected ByBall, G. E. Date Collected1955-06-20

UASM724 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Patricia Collected ByBall, G. E. Date Collected1955-06-20

UASM725 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Patricia Collected ByBall, G. E. Date Collected1955-06-20

UASM726 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Jenner Collected ByHilchie, Gerald J. Date Collected1980-07-01

UASM727 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Jenner Collected ByHilchie, Gerald J. Date Collected1980-07-01

UASM95361 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1919-06-28

UASM95362 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1920-07-15

UASM95363 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1922-07-17

UASM95364 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1923-06-18

UASM95365 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1923-08-26

UASM95366 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1925-07-29

UASM95367 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1926-06-09

UASM95368 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1926-07-02

UASM95369 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1926-07-02

UASM95370 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1927-06-14

UASM95371 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1927-07-06

UASM95372 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1928-06-06

UASM95373 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1928-07-07

UASM95374 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1928-07-11

UASM95375 - Cicindela cinctipennis cinctipennis

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Medicine Hat Collected ByCarr, F. S. Date Collected1928-07-19

Adult Seasonal Distribution