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Arboricole Tiger beetle (Neocollyris arnoldi arnoldi) in a Javan mountain rainforest

Neocollyris (Stenocollyris) arnoldi arnoldi MacLEAY, 1825

[det. by J. Wiesner, 2010, based on this specimen]

Family: Cicindelidae (Tiger beetles, Sandlaufkäfer)

 

An arboricole (living on trees and broad-leafed plants, i.e. never runs on the ground) Tiger beetle in a W-Javan mountain rainforest; the colour of the elytra is green.

L.: 14mm

 

Indonesia, W-Java, 33 km WSW Bogor, Mt. Salak-Halimun-NP (TNGHS): vic. Cikaniki Research Station, 1160m asl., 22.09.2010

 

(IMG_4778)

  

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Taken on September 22, 2010