Taxonomic history

Cryptoxyleborus barbieri Schedl, 1953a: 128. 


2.15−2.5 mm long (mean = 2.35 mm; n = 4); 3.31−3.57 times as long as wide. This species can be distinguished by the pair of subtriangular mycangial pits close to the scutellum on the dorsal elytral surface; antennal funicle 4-segmented and elytral apex truncate when viewed from behind, forming a small approximately oval, impunctate, flattened facet.

May be confused with

Cryptoxyleborus subnaevus


Brunei, Vietnam

Host plants

unknown (Smith et al. 2020b)

DNA data

specimens not available for sequencing