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diving beetle:

see water beetlewater beetle,
name for aquatic beetles of several families. They should not be confused with water bugs, which are true bugs (order Hemiptera). The predaceous diving beetles (family Dytiscidae) are a large group, widespread in quiet streams and ponds.
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Coverage encompasses diving beetles around the world at and above the genus rank, with 188 Dytiscid genera described and illustrated in taxon accounts.
Predation of adult large diving beetles Dytiscus marginalis (Linnaeus, 1758), Dytiscus circumcinctus (Ahrens, 1811) and Cybister lateralimarginalis (De Geer, 1774) (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) on fish fry.
Feeding behavior of the predaceous diving beetle Cybister fimbriolatus (Say).
40% during March and for Great Diving Beetle (Dytiscus sp.
31% was recorded in January and Great Diving Beetle (Dytiscus sp.
Diving beetles (Dytiscidae) are a very specious and diverse group of aquatic coleopterans.
Diving beetles carry a bubble of air underwater with them that works like a scuba tank
Immature stages of five diving beetles (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae), notes on their habits and life history, and a key to aquatic beetles of vernal woodland pools in southern Ontario.
Dipping specimen flasks into the water and under rocks, the young anglers found snail eggs, diving beetles and caddis flies.
It is a series of ponds containing wildlife, including frogs, dragonflies, great diving beetles, pond skaters and water boatmen.
James HG: Immature stages of five diving beetles (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae), notes on their habits and life history, and a key to aquatic beetles of vernal woodland pools in Southern Ontario.
Predaceous diving beetles (Coleoptera: Dydscidae of the Nearctic region, with emphasis on the fauna of Canada and Alaska (D.