Taxonomic history

Xyleborus detritus Eggers, 1927a: 402.

Debus detritus (Eggers): Beaver, 2011: 284


Xyleborus maniensis Browne, 1981a: 130. Beaver, 2011: 284.


3.9−4.6 mm long (mean = 4.22 mm; n = 5); 2.69−2.93 times as long as wide. This species is distinguished by the elytral apex emarginate, never explanate, appearing flat and broad; declivital sulcus shallow; and large size.

May be confused with

Debus adusticollis and D. pumilus


Indonesia (Java), East Malaysia, Thailand

Host plants

unknown (Smith et al. 2020b)

DNA data

specimens not available for sequencing