Taxonomic history

Xyleborus carinensis Eggers, 1923: 180.

Anisandrus carinensis (Eggers): Smith et al. 2020b: 85.


4.5 mm long (n = 1); 2.25 times as long as wide. This species can be distinguished by the mesonotal mycangial tuft absent; antennal club type 1 with segment 1 encircling anterior face; elytral disc with a weak transverse saddle-like depression; declivital interstriae 1, 3 armed by 4−5 unequally sized tubercles; and a row of serrations on anterior margin of pronotum.

May be confused with

Anisandrus achaete



Host plants

unknown (Smith et al. 2020b)

DNA data

specimens not available for sequencing