scolytoid

adjective
scol·​y·​toid | \ ˈskäləˌtȯid\

Definition of scolytoid

1 : resembling or related to the family Scolytidae
2 : being or passing through the stage next before the pupa in hypermetamorphic beetles of the family Meloidae

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History and Etymology for scolytoid

New Latin Scolytus + English -oid

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