Xyleborus xylographus (Say, 1826)

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: 44-45

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Xyleborus xylographus (Say, 1826)


Xyleborus xylographus (Say, 1826)  Fig. 18

Bostrichus xylographus  Say, 1826.

Xyleborus inermis  Eichhoff, 1868. Synonymy Eichhoff 1878.

Xyleborus canadensis  Swaine, 1917. Synonymy Wood 1957.

Type material.

Neotype female; North Carolina; CNCI.


Asia (introduced); North America: Antilles, Canada: British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec; United States: Arkansas, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin.


Distinguished by the lusterless and steep declivity, occupying no more than posterior 15% of elytra.