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Species Nausibius clavicornis

Nausibius clavicornis (Kugelann) - Nausibius clavicornis - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Cucujid series)
Family Silvanidae (Silvanid Flat Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Silvaninae
Genus Nausibius
Species clavicornis (Nausibius clavicornis)
Explanation of Names
Nausibius clavicornis Kugelann 1794
Range
native to the Neotropics, now cosmopolitan(1)
Habitat
under bark in the native range, stored products (particularly raw or yellow-crystal sugar; also reported from rice, dried apples, ginger, and cassia)(1)
Internet References
Fact sheet by C. McLellan(2)