Despite Thiele's (1977) conclusion that most forest carabid
species preferred darkness and moist conditions, we found only a few were common near logs.
The only indication of such a relationship is provided by the saw palmetto flower-visiting carabid
beetle Calleida fulgida, which, like the related species C.
Influence of prescribed fire on carabid
beetle (Carabidae) and spider (Araneae) assemblages in forest litter in southwestern Oregon.
However, a study of the carabid
beetle Bembidion lampros (Herbst) showed that freeze-killing did not change the palatability of the springtails used as food (Bilde et al.
1, correlates negatively with spiders, carabid
ground beetles and staphylinid rove beetles in the no-till soybean/corn field.
higher numbers of fire ants, rove beetles, and carabid
beetles were captured using pitfall traps in plots covered with killed-cover crop (Jackson & Harrison 2008).
It is noteworthy that already carabid
species have been observed and considered voracious consumers of C.
In addition, at this time we never found dead or injured Floridobolus in the approximately 100 traps containing large carnivorous carabid
beetles, Pasimachus strenuus LeConte, or in about 30 traps containing very large lycosid spiders, Hogna osceola (Gertsch and Wallace).
The predators/ herbivores ratio of carabid
species was calculated using the characterisation of species by .
The Australian species of the Carabid
genus Perileptus (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Trechinae).
Observations of carabid
beetles, Helluomorphoides texanus, in columns of army ants and laboratory experiments on their behavior.
He said that except for a couple of insect groups, such as butterflies and carabid
beetles, there has been little systematic recording of Cyprus' insect fauna.