Tiger-beetle meaning

Any of numerous active, brightly colored, predatory beetles of the family Cicindelidae, chiefly of warm, sandy regions, having large jaws and sluggish larvae that live in vertical burrows.
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Any of various active, long-legged, brightly colored, often striped beetles (family Carabidae) with larvae that burrow in soil and feed on other insects.
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(zoology) Any active, carnivorous beetle (species) of the subfamily Cicindelinae.

Most tiger beetle larvae tunnel in the soil.

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