Scolytidae


Scolytidae
noun
large family of bark-boring or wood-boring short-beaked beetles; very destructive to forest and fruit trees
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Coleoptera, ↑order Coleoptera
Member Meronyms: ↑Scolytus, ↑genus Scolytus, ↑Dendroctonus, ↑genus Dendroctonus, ↑bark beetle

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\\-d.əˌdē\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Scolytus, type genus + -idae
: a large family of bark-boring or wood-boring rhynchophorous beetles having a very short beak and clubbed antennae and being small but very destructive to forest trees and fruit trees — see bark beetle

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  • Karl Eduard Schedl — (* 17. Januar 1898 in Lienz, Osttirol; † 18. Mai 1979 ebenda; meist kurz Karl E. Schedl) war ein österreichischer Zoologe und Forstwissenschaftler. Der Forstentomologe erlangte internationale Bekanntheit als einer der führenden Spezialisten für… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Karl E. Schedl — Karl Eduard Schedl (* 17. Januar 1898 in Lienz, Osttirol; † 18. Mai 1979 ebenda; meist kurz Karl E. Schedl) war ein österreichischer Zoologe und Forstwissenschaftler. Der Forstentomologe erlangte internationale Bekanntheit als einer der führenden …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Scolytus — noun type genus of the Scolytidae comprising numerous small bark beetles • Syn: ↑genus Scolytus • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Scolytidae, ↑family Scolytidae, ↑Ipidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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