family Dytiscidae

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Related to family Dytiscidae: Predaceous diving beetle
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Dytiscidae - water beetlesfamily Dytiscidae - 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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Se indica el numero de localidades de muestreo (Loc) y de cuadriculas (Cuad) en las que aparece cada tipo de habitat (2.5 x 2.5 minutos) TABLE 1 Types of habitats used to assess the vulnerability of species of the family Dytiscidae in Cuba.
In total, 40 species in 17 genera of family Dytiscidae were recorded, of which 37 were new to the study area.
Like SH, predators (PR) of Jaboque had large body sizes, as Odonata (primarily Aeshnidae and Coenagrionidae families) and other taxa such as beetles of the family Dytiscidae and leeches of the family Piscicolidae.

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