Bostrychoplites cornutus (Olivier, 1790)

Majka, Christopher G., 2007, The Derodontidae, Dermestidae, Bostrichidae, and Anobiidae of the Maritime Provinces of Canada (Coleoptera: Bostrichiformia), Zootaxa 1573 (1), pp. 1-38: 16

publication ID 10.11646/zootaxa.1573.1.1

publication LSID


persistent identifier

treatment provided by


scientific name

Bostrychoplites cornutus (Olivier, 1790)


Bostrychoplites cornutus (Olivier, 1790)  

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND: Queens Co.; Montague , 26.x.1988, M.E.M. Smith, emerged from picture frame imported from Africa, ACPE   .

An intercepted, adventive species; not established in the region. Newly recorded on Prince Edward Island. Frequently found in wood carvings and other items imported from Africa ( Ivie 2002).