Ambrosiodmus tachygraphus (Zimmermann, 1868)

Gomez, Demian F., Rabaglia, Robert J., Fairbanks, Katherine E. O. & Hulcr, Jiri, 2018, North American Xyleborini north of Mexico: a review and key to genera and species (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Scolytinae), ZooKeys 768, pp. 19-68: 22-23

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Ambrosiodmus tachygraphus (Zimmermann, 1868)


Ambrosiodmus tachygraphus (Zimmermann, 1868)  Fig. 3

Xyleborus tachygraphus  Zimmermann, 1868.

Type material.

Holotype female; North Carolina; MCZ.


North America: United States: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia.


Widely distributed in the eastern United States. It is among the largest species of Xyleborini  in North America.