Heath / Wood tiger beetle

Heath / Wood tiger beetle

Observation - Heath / Wood tiger beetle - UK and Ireland. Description: Large, dark tiger beetles with narrow white marks on elytra. Good to see masses of these beetles at one of their few remaining UK strongholds, Studland heath. Took a lot of crawling and failed attempts to get a few shots as they are very wary, have grea

Large, dark tiger beetles with narrow white marks on elytra. Good to see masses of these beetles at one of their few remaining UK strongholds, Studland heath. Took a lot of crawling and failed attempts to get a few shots as they are very wary, have great eyesight are not easy to get close to!