Dytiscidae

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Noun1.Dytiscidae - water beetlesDytiscidae - water beetles        
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
water beetle - any of numerous aquatic beetles usually having a smooth oval body and flattened hind legs for swimming
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The three most common genera (Neoporus, Uvarus Guignot, and Copelatus Erichson) contained 75% of the specimens.
Coleoptera Curculionidae Xyloterinus Coleoptera Derodontidae Derodontus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Acilius Coleoptera Dytiscidae Agabetes Coleoptera Dytiscidae Agabus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Bidessonotus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Copelatus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Copelatus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Coptotomus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Laccophilus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Neoporus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Rhantus Coleoptera Dytiscidae Thermonectus Coleoptera Elateridae Ampedus Coleoptera Elateridae Ampedus Coleoptera Elateridae Ctenicera Coleoptera Elateridae Ctenicera Coleoptera Elateridae Glyphonyx?
An extensive molecular phylogenetic analysis of Neotropical Copelatinae places these bromeliadicolous species in at least three clades nested within other Copelatus.
D5 Copelatus chevrolati Aube: B1 Coptotomus interrogatus (Fabricius): A3 Coptotomus loticus Hilsenhoff: A1, A11, B2 Hydroporus spp.
Arcs of Laccophilus and Copelatus are similar to those of Matus with smaller arcs computed for Coptotomus and Laccornis.