Xyleborinus artestriatus (Eichhoff, 1878)

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: 34

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Xyleborinus artestriatus (Eichhoff, 1878)


Xyleborinus artestriatus (Eichhoff, 1878)  Fig. 13

Xyleborus artestriatus  Eichhoff, 1878.

Xyleborus laticollis  Blandford, 1896. Synonymy Schedl 1958.

Xyleborus rugipennis  Schedl, 1953. Synonymy Wood 1989.

Xyleborinus beaveri  Browne, 1978. Synonymy Bright 2014.

Type material.

Holotype female; ZMUH, lost.


Asia; North America (introduced): United States: Georgia, Texas; Oceania.


Xyleborinus artestriatus  was reported for the first time in North America based on specimens from Georgia and Texas ( Cognato et al. 2013). Distinguished by the wide denticles of interstriae 3 and the sulcate declivity.