Xyleutes

noun Xy·leu·tes \zīˈlüt(ˌ)ēz\

Definition of Xyleutes

  1. :  a genus of moths (family Zeuzeridae) comprising the wood moths of Australia and southeast Asia

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Origin and Etymology of xyleutes

New Latin, from Greek xyleus woodcutter, from xyleuein to cut wood, from xylon wood


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