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Noun1.Scolytus - type genus of the Scolytidae comprising numerous small bark beetles
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Ipidae, family Scolytidae, Ipidae, Scolytidae - large family of bark-boring or wood-boring short-beaked beetles; very destructive to forest and fruit trees
Dutch-elm beetle, Scolytus multistriatus - a vector of the fungus causing Dutch elm disease
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* Tree mortality largely driven by bark beetles; fir engraver (Scolytus ventralis) the most damaging.
Waldron (1969) concluded that Ips pini Say (Coleptera: Curculionidae) in Pinus spp., Scolytus ventralis LeConte (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) in Abies spp., and P.
(3) Raizes e folhas (b) -- -- x Platypus compositus Say, Madeira (f) x -- -- 1824 (2) Scolytus quadrispinosus Troncos, galhos e gemas x -- -- Say, 1824 (2) terminais (f) Xyleborinus sp.
(2015) Scolytus and other economically important bark and ambrosia beetles.
Cold-hardiness of the bark beetle, Scolytus ratzeburgi Jans.
In order to distinguish RTB from the other four closely related bark beetles, Scolytus schevyrewi Semenov, Xyleborus artecomans Schedl, Xyleborus interjectus Blandford and Blastophagus minor Hartig, which are frequently intercepted at Chinese ports, we developed a nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay.
In "vascular wilts" like Dutch elm disease caused by Ophiostoma ulmi that was considered to be spread throughout Europe, Central Asia and North America and transported by various elm bark beetles of genus Scolytus (Lanier and Peacock, 1981; Brasier, 1987).
No pests targeted in the SWPM survey were collected; however, banded elm bark beetles (Scolytus schevyrewi Semenov) were collected in Marion County through this survey.