meaning of carabidae

carabidae meaning in General Dictionary

a family of nocturnal terrestrial bugs comprising the ground beetles which feed mainly on other pests

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  • floor beetles

Sentence Examples with the word carabidae

Most of the dominant families - such as the Carabidae (ground-beetles), Scarabaeidae (chafers), or Curculionidae (weevils) have a distribution as wide as the order.

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