- the order comprising the beetles.
Origin of Coleoptera
- a coleopterous insect; beetle.
Origin of coleopteron
Examples from the Web for coleoptera
Historical Examples of coleoptera
Like all of the coleoptera, the Mercurians were hexapoda (six legged).
He had specimens of Lasius niger who exploited a flock of Coleoptera.The Industries of Animals
Pterygium: a lateral expansion of the snout of some Coleoptera.
Sinciput: in Coleoptera; that part of the vertex between the eyes.
Umbones: two movable spines on the sides of prothorax in some Coleoptera.