What is another word for Family Staphylinidae?

2 synonyms found


[ fˈamɪli stˈafɪlˌɪnɪdˌiː], [ fˈamɪli stˈafɪlˌɪnɪdˌiː], [ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i s_t_ˈa_f_ɪ_l_ˌɪ_n_ɪ_d_ˌiː]

Related words: family staphylinidae, genera of the family staphylinidae, what are the genera of the family staphylinidae, genera in the family staphylinidae, family staphylinidae species, what is a genus of the family staphylinidae, list of genera in the family

Synonyms for Family staphylinidae:

How to use "Family staphylinidae" in context?

Family Staphylinidae is a family of non-carnivorous aquatic beetles. The family was created by Friedrich Harms in 1906. The family contains 14 genera and 207 species.

Family Staphylinidae is distinguished by their elytra which have a prominent venation, and the presence of long setae on the scutellum and metathorax. Most members of the family are aquatic, with a few terrestrial species. The larvae of most species are aquatic, feeding on aquatic invertebrates. The adults are usually Semipalmated or mottled, though some species are metallic green or brown.

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