Perlidae sentence example
- Includes the single family of the Perlidae (Stone-flies), formerly grouped with the Neuroptera.
- Burmeister (1832) - to include the single family of the Perlidae or stone-flies.
- The nymphs of the Perlidae are closely like their parents and breathe dissolved air by means of tracheal gills on the thoracic segments, for they all live in the water of streams. They feed upon weaker aquatic creatures, such as the larvae of Mayflies.Advertisement