rove beetle in English

a long-bodied beetle with very short wing cases, typically found among decaying matter where it may scavenge or prey on other scavengers.
The medical education director said the bugs - more than an eighth of an inch long - belong to the Staphylinidae rove beetle family of insects.

Use "rove beetle" in a sentence

Below are sample sentences containing the word "rove beetle" from the English Dictionary. We can refer to these sentence patterns for sentences in case of finding sample sentences with the word "rove beetle", or refer to the context using the word "rove beetle" in the English Dictionary.

1. Predacious natural enemies included ladybirds, lacewings, predacious bugs, rove beetle and spiders, but populations were low and lagged behind the population peaks of insect pests.