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ohlone tiger beetle

Ohlone tiger beetles need bare ground to hunt, find mates, and regulate their body temperature. Recreational trails may help replace habitat lost to invasive grasses and the absence of natural landscape disturbance and fires–as long as bikers follow posted rules aimed at reducing beetle casualties. (Image: US Fish and WIldlife Service)

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ohlone tiger beetle