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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

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
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
A single (adventive) species in our area(1), 14 spp. total(2)
most diverse in the Oriental Region but represented worldwide except the Neotropics(2)
NB: the adventive A. maiche Stark listed in(3) is treated as Xyleborus maiche in(4)