6 white dots with red stripe on the back of this insect, blue/green exoskeleton
July 12, 2010
Hello bugman,
I cannot figure out what this type of bug is called. It was found on a trail outside Hong Kong University and runs faster than my camera is able to catch. Luckily it stopped for a nice pose.
Henry
Hong Kong University, Hong Kong

Tiger Beetle

Hi Henry,
This is some species of predatory Tiger Beetle in the subfamily Cicindelinae.

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