Taxonomic history

Xyleborus birmanus Eggers, 1930: 200.

Debus birmanus (Eggers): Hulcr, 2010: 108. 


3.7−3.9 mm long (mean = 3.8 mm; n = 2); 3.25−3.36 times as long as wide. This species is distinguished by the posterolateral extensions of elytra long, as long as width of apical emargination; apex of posterolateral extensions unarmed by a denticle; declivity strongly excavated; and moderate size.

May be confused with

Debus amphicranoides


West Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand

Host plants

polyphagous (Beeson 1930, Browne 1961b)

DNA data

specimens not available for sequencing