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Dytiscidae

(Family)

Overview

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A Family in the Kingdom Animalia.

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Taxonomy

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The Family Dytiscidae is a member of the Order Coleoptera. Here is the complete "parentage" of Dytiscidae:

The Family Dytiscidae is further organized into finer groupings including:

Genera

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Acilius

The gens Acilia was a Roman family, or gens, which flourished from the middle of the 3rd century BC until at least the 5th century, a period of seven hundred years. It was probably of plebeian origin, and the first two stirpes to appear were certainly plebeian. The first member of the gens to achieve prominence was Gaius Acilius Glabrio, who was quaestor in 203 and tribune of the plebs in 197 BC. [more]

Acillius

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Africophilus

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Agabetes

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Agabinus

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Agabus

Saint Agabus (Greek: ) or Saint Agabo was an early follower of Christianity mentioned in the Acts of the Apostles as a prophet. He is traditionally remembered as one of the Seventy Disciples described in Luke 10:1-24. [more]

Agametrus

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Allodessus

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Allopachria

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Anisomeria

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Anodocheilus

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Antiporus

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Barretthydrus

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Batrachomatus

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Bidessodes

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Bidessonotus

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Bidessus

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Brachyvatus

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Canthyporus

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Carabdytes

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Carabhydrus

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Carrhydrus

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Celina

Celina can refer to: [more]

Chostonectes

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Clypeodytes

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Coelambus

Hygrotus is a genus of in family Dytiscidae. It contains two subgenera (Coelambus and Hygrotus) and about 70 species, including: [more]

Coelhydrus

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Colymbetes

Colymbetes is a genus of beetle native to the Palearctic, including Europe, the Nearctic, the Near East and North Africa. [more]

Comaldessus

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Copelatus

Copelatus is a large genus of small diving beetles. There are some 470 described species in the genus, found worldwide, but they are most diverse in tropical South America, Africa and South-East Asia. [more]

Coptotomus

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Crinodessus

Cybister

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Darwinhydrus

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Deronectes

Deronectes is a genus of in family Dytiscidae. It contains the following species: [more]

Derovatellus

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Desmopachria

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Deuteronectus

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Dytiscus

Dytiscus (great diver) (based on Greek d?t????, "able to dive") is a Holarctic genus of predaceous diving beetles that usually live in wetlands and ponds. There are 26 species in this genus distributed in Europe, Asia, North Africa and North and Central America. They are predators that can reduce mosquito larvae. [more]

Eretes

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Gaurodytes

Gibbidessus

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Graphoderes

Graphoderus

Graphoderus is a genus of in family Dytiscidae native to the Palearctic, including Europe, and the Near East. [more]

Graptobytes

Graptodytes

Graptodytes is a genus of in family Dytiscidae. It contains the following species: [more]

Guignotus

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Gypinus

Haideoporus

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Herophydrus

Heterosternuta

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Hoperius

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Hydaticus

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Hyderodes

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Hydrocolus

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Hydrodytes

Hydroglyphus

Hydropeplus

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Hydroporus

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Hydrotarsus

Hydrotarsus is a genus of in family Dytiscidae. Many include it in Hydroporus today. [more]

Hydrotrupes

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Hydrovatus

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Hygrotus

Hygrotus is a genus of in family Dytiscidae. It contains two subgenera (Coelambus and Hygrotus) and about 70 species, including: [more]

Hyphoporus

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Hyphydrus

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Iberoporus

Iiybius

Ilybiosoma

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Ilybius

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Laccodytes

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Lacconectus

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Laccophilus

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Laccornis

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Lancetes

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Leiodytes

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Leuronectes

Limbodessus

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Liodessus

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Lioporeus

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Macrovatellus

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Matus

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Megadytes

Megadytes is a mainly genus of large diving beetles in family Dytiscidae. It contains the following species: [more]

Megaporus

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Meladema

Meladema is a genus of in family Dytiscidae. It contains the following species (among others): [more]

Melanodytes

Metaporus

Methles

Microdytes

Morimotoa

Nartus

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Nebrioporus

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Necterosoma

Neobidessus

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Neoclypeodytes

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Neonectes

Neoporus

Neoscutopterus

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Neptosternus

Notaticus

Onychohydrus

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Oreodyres

Oreodytes

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Pachydrus

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Paroster

Philodytes

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Platambus

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Porhydrus

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Potamonectes

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Primospes

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Pseuduvarus

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Rhantus

Rhantus is a genus of beetle in family Dytiscidae. [more]

Rhithrodytes

Rhithrodytes is a genus of in family Dytiscidae. It contains the following species: [more]

Sandracottus

Chandragupta Maurya (Sanskrit: Hindi: ??????????? ?????), (born c. 340 BCE, ruled c. 320 BCE, ? 298 BCE) was the founder of the Maurya Empire. He succeeded in conquering most of the Indian subcontinent and is considered the first unifier of India as well as its first genuine emperor. In foreign Greek and Latin accounts, Chandragupta is known as Sandrokyptos (Sa?d????pt??), Sandrokottos (Sa?d????tt??) or Androcottus. [more]

Sanfilippodytes

Scarodytes

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Siettitia

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Sternopriscus

Stictonectes

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Stictotarsus

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Suphrodytes

Thermonectus

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Tyndallhydrus

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Uvarus

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Yola

Yola may mean: [more]

Yolina

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More info about the Genus Yolina may be found here.

Sources

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Last Revised: August 26, 2014
2014/08/26 02:26:51