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.

In many Carabidae the hind-wings are reduced or absent, and the elytra fused together along the suture.

Blind Carabidae form a large proportion of cave dwelling beetles, and several species of great interest live between tide-marks along the seashore.