lyctus

noun
lyc·tus | \ -təs \

Definition of lyctus 

1 capitalized : the type genus of the family Lyctidae

2 plural -es : any beetle of the genus Lyctus

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History and Etymology for lyctus

New Latin, from Latin, ancient city in Crete, from Greek Lyktos

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