Taxonomic history

Anisandrus auco Smith, Beaver & Cognato 2020 (in Smith et al. 2020b): 83.


2.9 mm long (n = 1); 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 clearly punctate; declivity gradual and convex, posterolateral margins rounded; pronotum rounded when viewed dorsally (type 1); and pronotum armed by four uniformly sized coarse serrations on anterior margin.

May be confused with

Anisandrus cryphaloides



Host plants

unknown (Smith et al. 2020b)

DNA data

Sequences available for COI and CAD.

COI: MN619849

CAD: MN620142