Definition of Dytiscids
1. dytiscid [n] - See also: dytiscid
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dytiscids
Literary usage of Dytiscids
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1895)
"... they are usually found in ponds or streams, they are much more feeble swimmers than the dytiscids, and are exponents of a more generalized type. ..."
2. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington by Entomological Society of Washington (1902)
"A couple of miles farther out is another creek which contains a few water holes with a rather uninteresting insect fauna consisting of a few dytiscids and ..."
3. Psyche: A Journal of Entomology by Cambridge Entomological Club (1877)
"Some dytiscids emit a milky liquid from between the head ¡mil dorsal region of the prothorax, and an entirely different yellowish liquid from between the ..."
4. The Bermuda Islands: An Account of Their Scenery, Climate, Productions by Addison Emery Verrill (1902)
"... another crosses the second and third abdominal segments. dytiscids; Water-beetles. This family is represented by at least one North American species ..."