genus Scolytus


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Noun1.genus 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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