2020, 160 pages, 143 color plates. This guide acts as an introduction to 125 genera, and 338 species of Tiger Beetles (Cicindelidae). One or more representative species of each tribe is illustrated by large photos, with information on sex, size, genus and species. Additional illustrations show lateral view, mandible details, and close-ups of pronotum and scutellum. Photos are also provided for additional species, including rare museum specimens. Illustrations include some previously unpublished species depictions.
The book serves as a source of illustrated identification and, due to its topicality and species diversity, is useful for professional and amateur entomologists, as well as for scientists.
This beautiful and unique visual guide would be an excellent introduction to this amazing group of insect predators for any nature enthusiast. Hardcover; 8-1/4 x 11-1/4″