Taxonomic history

Anisandrus feronia Smith, Beaver & Cognato 2020 (in Smith et al. 2020b): 92.

Diagnosis

2.9 mm long (mean = 2.9 mm; n = 3); 2.23 times as long as wide. This species can be distinguished by the mesonotal mycangial tuft the length of the scutellum; elytral disc flat; declivital interstriae punctate; posterolateral margin carinate to interstriae 5; declivity moderately bisulcate; declivital margins ornamented by only two small sharp incurved spines at the base of interstriae 2 and 3; and declivital interstriae bearing erect fine hair-like setae.

May be confused with

Anisandrus eggersi, A. longidens, and A. mussooriensis

Distribution

China (Fujian)

Host plants

recorded from Fortunella margarita (Rutaceae) (Smith et al. 2020b)

DNA data

specimens not available for sequencing