The most abundant groups of epigeic macrofauna were predators--spiders, beetles of families Carabidae
and Staphylinidae, Chilopoda.
Contribution a l'etude des Coleopteres Carabidae
de l'Afrique occidentale.
Members of the Carabidae
, Scarabaeoidea (Scarabaeidae, Hybosoridae, Trogidae), and Tenebrionoidea (Tenebrionidae, Zopheridae) were sorted and identified to genus based primarily on the keys of Arnett & Thomas (2001) and Arnett et al.
The genus Rhadine in the family Carabidae
(ground beetles) includes many species in North America.
The Coleoptera were represented by a large number of species in the families Carabidae
, Staphylinidae, and Scarabaeidae, which are generally associated with ground level habitats.
Tecumseh Sparrow) Spivet receives a call from the Smithsonian Institution letting him know that his drawing of the Carabidae
brachinus beetle has won the prestigious Baird Award, he gladly accepts.
Ecology and biogeography of ground Coleoptera in South Aegean (composition, temporal and biotopical variation and zoogeography of the families Carabidae
The family Carabidae
includes more than 20,000 species of ground beetles, making them the second largest group of beetles in the world.
are generalist predators that can be found in fully grazed grassland, so they would not necessarily depend on the herbfield.
DIE Arten der Gattungen Carabus Linnaeus, 1758 und Procerus Dejean, 1828 der Provinz Hatay, Sudturkey (Coleoptera: Carabidae
, Carabini) [The species of the genus Carabus Linnaeus, 1758 and Procerus Dejean, 1828 in the province of Hatay, south Turkey (Coleoptera: Carabidae
Pseudanophthalmus digitus VALENTINE Pseudanophthalmus fulleri VALENTINE Rhadine larvalis LACONT Leiodidae Ptomaphagus whiteselli BARR Ptomaphagus sp.
Other taxa were Coleoptera (mostly Carabidae
and Scarabidae), 10.
1) included Coleoptera imagoes (Tenebrionidae - 31%, Curculionidae - 15%, Carabidae
- 5%) (altogether 51%, n = 264), followed by Formicidae (33%).
Biogeographic patterns of montane Mexican and Central-American Carabidae
Chlaenius emarginatus Coleoptera Carabidae
Cyclotrachelus conviva Coleoptera Carabidae
Cyclotrachelus freilagi Coleoptera Carabidae
Cyclotrachelus fucatus Coleoptera Carabidae
Cyclotrachelus Sigillata Coleoptera Carabidae
Cyclotrachelus sodalis Coleoptera Carabidae
Dicaelus ambiguus Coleoptera Carabidae
Dicaelus dilatatus Coleoptera Carabidae
Dicaelus politus Coleoptera Carabidae
Dicaelus teter Coleoptera Carabidae Galerita bicolor Coleoptera Carabidae Galerita sp.