Cephalota circumdata

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Cephalota circumdata
Cephalota circumdata leonschaeferi side.jpg
Cephalota circumdata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Adephaga
Family: Carabidae
Subfamily: Cicindelinae
Tribe: Cicindelini
Genus: Cephalota
Species: C. circumdata
Binomial name
Cephalota circumdata
(Dejean, 1822)
  • C. circumdata cappadocica
  • C. circumdata circumdata
  • C. circumdata hattusae
  • C. circumdata imperialis
  • C. circumdata leonschaeferi

Cephalota circumdata is a ground beetle species in the genus Cephalota that can be found in such European countries as Albania, Bulgaria, France, Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Romania, Spain, Ukraine, and on the islands such as Balearic, Sardinia, and Sicily.[2] It can also be found in African nations of Algeria and Tunisia, and in Turkey.[1]


Head of Cephalota circumdata, showing the compound eyes and mouthparts