Ambrosiodmus lecontei Hopkins, 1915

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: 20

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Ambrosiodmus lecontei Hopkins, 1915


Ambrosiodmus lecontei Hopkins, 1915  Fig. 2

Xyleborus gundlachi  Eggers, 1931. Synonymy Wood 1972.

Type material.

Holotype female; Keene, FL; USNM.


North America: Antilles, United States: Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, South Carolina, Texas; South America: Brazil.


In North America, this species is distinguished by the smaller size and the much deeper, coarser strial punctures compared to A. tachygraphus  .