Last revised: March 10, 1999

A Preliminary Checklist of the Flat Bark Beetles of the World

(Family Passandridae)

by Michael C. Thomas

Genus Species Author Distribution
Ancistria alternans Grouvelle Philippines
Ancistria apicalis Reitter Japan, China, Vietnam
Ancistria assamensis Burckhardt and Slipinski India
Ancistria bakeri Kessel Malaysia (Borneo, Sabah, Sumatra)
Ancistria basseti Burckhardt and Slipinski Papua New Guinea
Ancistria beccarii Grouvelle Papua New Guinea, Moluccas, Indonesia (Sumatra)
Ancistria bicolorata Burckhardt and Slipinski Vietnam
Ancistria bostrychoides Grouvelle India
Ancistria bouchardi Grouvelle Indonesia (Sumatra)
Ancistria brancuccii Burckhardt and Slipinski Nepal
Ancistria concava Burckhardt and Slipinski Indonesia (Sumatra), Philippines
Ancistria cornuta Burckhardt and Slipinski Laos
Ancistria costata Burckhardt and Slipinski "British Bootang"
Ancistria emarginata Grouvelle Taiwan, China
Ancistria fabricii Reitter Southeast Asia
Ancistria foraminifrons Burckhardt and Slipinski Indonesia (Sumatra, Irian Jaya), Papua New Guinea
Ancistria grouvellei Burckhardt and Slipinski New Guinea
Ancistria indica Burckhardt and Slipinski India
Ancistria kurosawai Sasaji Japan
Ancistria lewisi Reitter Japan
Ancistria longicapitata Burckhardt and Slipinski Papua New Guinea
Ancistria micros Grouvelle Malaysia, Indonesia (Borneo, Sarawak)
Ancistria nepalensis Burckhardt and Slipinski Nepal
Ancistria nicolettae Burckhardt and Slipinski Philippines, Indonesia (Borneo, Sumatra)
Ancistria papuana Burckhardt and Slipinski Papua New Guinea
Ancistria pilosa Burckhardt and Slipinski Taiwan
Ancistria reitteri Lewis Japan
Ancistria retusa (Fabricius) Central Africa to Australia, ?Brazil
Ancistria stricta Grouvelle Singapore, Indonesia (Borneo)
Ancistria strigosa Grouvelle Papua New Guinea, Solomon Is., Indonesia (Ceram)
Ancistria tarsalis Waterhouse Indonesia (Sumatra, Java, Borneo)
Ancistria tenera Gunther Indonesia (Java)
Ancistria tenuis Grouvelle New Guinea
Anisocerus carinatus Westwood South Africa
Anisocerus dejeani (Grouvelle) Zaire, Cameroon, Senegal, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Anisocerus feai (Grouvelle) Burma
Aulonosoma basalis Grouvelle Ethiopia, Chad, Saudi Arabia, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa
Aulonosoma insignis Grouvelle India, Burma, Vietnam, Bhutan, Nepal, Indonesia (Java)
Aulonosoma tenebrioides Motschulsky Sri Lanka, Taiwan, New Guinea, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia (Timor, Sulawesi), Kenya, Tanzania, Comores Is., Germany
Catogenus acutangulus Reitter Venezuela
Catogenus asper Slipinski Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela
Catogenus castaneus Perty Mexico to Argentina
Catogenus cayman Slipinski West Indies
Catogenus collaris Sharp Guatemala
Catogenus cylindricollis (Lacordaire) Brazil, Argentina
Catogenus darlingtoni Slipinski West Indies (Puerto Rico, Virgin Is.)
Catogenus decoratus Grouvelle Chile
Catogenus depressus Slipinski Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina
Catogenus gracilicornis Slipinski Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina
Catogenus grouvellei Slipinski Brazil
Catogenus lebasii Grouvelle Mexico to Argentina
Catogenus longicornis Grouvelle Brazil, Bolivia, Argentina
Catogenus planus Reitter Mexico
Catogenus rufus (Fabricius) USA, Canada
Catogenus slipinskii Thomas Dominican Republic
Catogenus temacensis Sharp Mexico
Catogenus thomasi Slipinski Arizona
Passandra apicalis Grouvelle Senegal, Zaire
Passandra blanchardi Grouvelle Philippines, Borneo, Indonesia (Sumatra)
Passandra doriai Grouvelle New Guinea
Passandra elongatula Grouvelle Indonesia (Java, Sumatra), Philippines, Moluccas
Passandra fasciata (Gray) Cuba, Mexico, Central and South America
Passandra gemellipara (Newman) Senegal, Gambia, Cameroon, Sudan, Zaire, Kenya
Passandra gigas (Fabricius) sub-Saharan Africa
Passandra goudoti (Grouvelle) Madagascar
Passandra harmandi (Grouvelle) Indonesia (Sumatra), Laos, Vietnam, Moluccas
Passandra heros (Fabricius) soutern China, Sikkim, Taiwan and India to Australia
Passandra kasiae Slipinski Thailand
Passandra lineicollis (Reitter) East and Central Africa
Passandra marginata Grouvelle Australia
Passandra murrayi (Grouvelle) sub-Saharan Africa
Passandra nodicornis (Snellen) Indonesia (Sumatra, Borneo)
Passandra oblongicollis (Fairmaire) Ethiopia, Aden, Tehad, Saudi Arabia, South Africa
Passandra penicillata (Waterhouse) Ethiopia
Passandra popeorum Slipinski New Guinea
Passandra punctulicollis (Fairmaire) Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania
Passandra punctulicollis (Fairmaire) Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania
Passandra quadrilineata (Smith) sub-Saharan Africa
Passandra rufipennis (Fabricius) Indonesia (Sumatra, Borneo)
Passandra sagena Lefkovitch Ethiopia, Kenya, Ghana, Gambia, Senegal
Passandra semifusca (Newman) Indonesia (Sumatra)
Passandra sexstriata Dalman Tchad, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Cameroon, Tanzania, Zaire, Angola
Passandra simplex (Murray) sub-Saharan Africa
Passandra tenuicornis (Grouvelle) Laos, Vietnam, Taiwan
Passandra trigemina (Newman) South China and Sikkim to Australia
Passandra uniformis (Waterhouse) Sri Lanka, South India
Passandra waterhousei (Grouvelle) Ethiopia, Kenya, Cameroon, Zaire, South Africa
Passandra zairensis Slipinski Zaire, Cameroon, Ghana
Passandrella tuberculata Burckhardt & Slipinski Panama
Passandrella visenda Grouvelle Brazil
Passandrina egregia Reitter Madagascar
Passandrina striblingi Burckhardt & Slipinski Madagascar
Scalidiopsis youngi Burckhardt & Slipinski Brazil
Taphroscelidia atra (Grouvelle) Brazil
Taphroscelidia atratula (Grouvelle) Colombia, Curacao
Taphroscelidia contorta Burckhardt & Slipinski Bolivia, Trinidad, Panama
Taphroscelidia dentata Burckhardt & Slipinski Brazil
Taphroscelidia filum (Reitter) Brazil, Ecuador
Taphroscelidia gounellei (Grouvelle) Brazil
Taphroscelidia humeralis (Grouvelle) Brazil, Argentina
Taphroscelidia linearis (Leconte) USA, Mexico, Central America, West Indies
Taphroscelidia nigra Burckhardt Venezuela, Colombia
Taphroscelidia postica (Grouvelle) Colombia, Peru
Taphroscelidia rostrata (Sharp) Panama
Taphroscelidia semicastanea (Reitter) Brazil, Argentina
Taphroscelidia sharpi (Grouvelle) Brazil, Paraguay
Taphroscelidia tenuissima (Reitter) Brazil