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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
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Genus Anisandrus

Scolytinae - Anisandrus dispar tiny black beetle - Anisandrus dispar tiny black beetle - Anisandrus dispar Xyleborus Sayi (Hopkins, 1915) - Anisandrus sayi Unknown beetle - Anisandrus dispar Scolytinae - Anisandrus Scolytinae - Anisandrus Xyleborus sayi (Hopkins) - Anisandrus sayi
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 Curculionoidea (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Family Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Scolytinae (Bark and Ambrosia Beetles)
Tribe Scolytini (Typical Bark Beetles)
Subtribe Xyleborina
Genus Anisandrus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
sometime treated as a subgenus/synonym of Xyleborus
Explanation of Names
Anisandrus Ferrari 1867
Numbers
A single (adventive) species in our area(1), 14 spp. total(2)
Range
most diverse in the Oriental Region but represented worldwide except the Neotropics(2)
Remarks
NB: the adventive A. maiche Stark listed in(3) is treated as Xyleborus maiche in(4)