Definition of Beetle. Meaning of Beetle. Synonyms of Beetle

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Beetle. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Beetle and, of course, Beetle synonyms and on the right images related to the word Beetle.

Definition of Beetle

Beetle
Beetle Bee"tle, n. [OE. bityl, bittle, AS. b[imac]tel, fr. b[imac]tan to bite. See Bite, v. t.] Any insect of the order Coleoptera, having four wings, the outer pair being stiff cases for covering the others when they are folded up. See Coleoptera. Beetle mite (Zo["o]l.), one of many species of mites, of the family Oribatid[ae], parasitic on beetles. Black beetle, the common large black cockroach (Blatta orientalis).

Meaning of Beetle from wikipedia

- Beetles are a group of insects that form the order Coleoptera, in the superorder Endopterygota. Their front pair of wings are hardened into wing-cases...
- The Volkswagen Beetle—officially the Volkswagen Type 1, informally in German the Käfer (meaning "beetle"'/Lady Bug Coccinellidae), in parts of the English-speaking...
- Dung beetles are beetles that feed on ****. Some species of dung beetles can bury dung 250 times their own m**** in one night. Many dung beetles, known...
- The ****anese beetle (Popillia ****onica) is a species of scarab beetle. The adult measures 15 mm (0.6 in) in length and 10 mm (0.4 in) in width, has iridescent...
- Stag beetles is a family of about 1,200 species of beetles in the family Lucanidae, currently cl****ified in four subfamilies. Some species grow to over...
- The drugstore beetle (Stegobium paniceum), also known as the bread beetle or biscuit beetle, is a tiny, brown beetle that can be found infesting a wide...
- Bombardier beetles are ground beetles (Carabidae) in the tribes Brachinini, Paussini, Ozaenini, or Metriini—more than 500 species altogether—which are...
- beetle may refer to any of several taxa of beetles: some genera of the Dermestidae, a beetle family, including: genus Attagenus black **** beetle,...
- The longhorn beetles (Cerambycidae; also known as long-horned or longicorns) are a family of beetles, typically characterized by extremely long antennae...
- The term woodboring beetle encomp****es many species and families of beetles whose larval or adult forms eat and destroy wood (i.e., are xylophagous)....
Loading...