Silphidae Sentence Examples
- The Silphidae, or carrion beetles, form one of the best-known families of this group. They are rotund or elongate insects with conical front haunches, the elytra generally covering (fig.
- About 1000 species of Silphidae are known.
- Allied to the Silphidae are a number of small and obscure families, for which reference must be made to monographs of the order.