coleopter


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coleopter

(ˌkɒlɪˈɒptə)
n
(Aeronautics) aeronautics obsolete an aircraft that has an annular wing with the fuselage and engine on the centre line
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1998) state that land use practices in the ranching landscape of Los Tuxtlas, Veracruz, have diverse effects on copronecrophile coleopter fauna.
One aspect observed here but not mentioned in the literature is the effect of pasture irrigation on beetle seasonality, an effect to be anticipated since the phenology of these coleopters in the Neotropics is linked to the rainy season (Halffter and Matthews 1966, Halffter and Edmonds 1982, Moron 2003b, and citations therein).
Extension du milieu souterrain en zone non calcaire; description d'un nouveau milieu et de son peuplement par les coleopters troglobies.