Definition of Carabids
1. carabid [n] - See also: carabid
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Carabids
Literary usage of Carabids
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1902)
"Black carabids occur also throughout, but never as dominant forms. The next visit, May 12, showed Diabrotica vittata as the characteristic species, ..."
2. Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the by Entomological Section (1901)
"... 21—Fauvel, A. On the value of the pygidial glands for the classification of the carabids according to the memoir of P. Dierckx, 8Gb, 13, July. ..."
3. Life-history of Our Planet by William Dickey Gunning (1876)
"... or burying beetles and the carabids or carnivorous beetles. ... are the carabids. They must be reduced to the extremity of preying upon their own young ..."
4. Organic Agriculture: Sustainability, Markets and Policies by Oecd, OECD Staff, Darryl Jones, (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope (2003)
"Also, greater abundance and diversity of weeds associated with organic fields provided nutrition for seed- feeding carabids and the arthropod prey of ..."