Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Scolytus scolytus

Scolytus scolytus (Fabricius, 1775)

on Ulmus, etc

parasite

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

host plants

polyphagous

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).

synonyms

Scolytus destructor Olivier, 1795.

references

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

Last modified 17.xi.2020