scolytoid

adjective scol·y·toid \ˈskäləˌtȯid\

Definition of scolytoid

  1. 1 :  resembling or related to the family Scolytidae

  2. 2 :  being or passing through the stage next before the pupa in hypermetamorphic beetles of the family Meloidae

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Origin and Etymology of scolytoid

New Latin Scolytus + English -oid


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