diving beetle

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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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Other get-up-close-but-do-not-touch animals include Pink-toed Tarantulas, Pacific Tree Frogs, Honey Bees and Sunburst Diving Beetles.
Diving beetles, dragonflies, water scorpions, and salamander larvae may eat the tadpoles.
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.
Predaceous diving beetles (Coleoptera: Dydscidae of the Nearctic region, with emphasis on the fauna of Canada and Alaska (D.
Pages 230-232 in Predaceous diving beetles (Coleoptera: Dydscidae of the Nearctic region, with emphasis on the fauna of Canada and Alaska (D.
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.
Larson DJ: Structure in temperate predaceous diving beetle communities (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae).