Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Scolytus scolytus

Scolytus scolytus (Fabricius, 1775)

on Ulmus, etc


Larvae and adults in the bark of the stem and thick branches of weakened trees.

host plants


Ulmus americana, glabra, laevis, minor, pumila; Zelkova carpinifolia.

Less often also Carpinus betulus; Fraxinus excelsior; Populus nigra; Salix; Quercus robur.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Scolytus destructor Olivier, 1795.

parasitoids, predators

Cleonymus obscurus.


Anderbrant & Schlyter (1987a), Borowski & Mokrzycki (2016a), Compte (1981a), Duffy (1953a), Garrido Torres & Nieves-Aldrey (1999a), Marković & Stojanović (2012a, 2015a), Munroe (1926a), Nikulina, Mandelshtam, Petrov, ao (2015a), Petrov, Mandelshtam & Beaver (2019a), Schedl (1980a).

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