Scolytinae of Louisiana
Louisiana State Arthropod Museum (LSAM)

Hypothenemus sundaensis (Eggers)

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Curculionidae: Scolytinae: Scolytini: Cryphalina

The specimens held at LSAM emerged in 1974 from a bamboo drum that was purchased in Jamaica in 1973 and brought to Baton Rouge. It is presumed that this species is not established in the United States.

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Publication Notes        
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. AMERICAN BEETLES. Volume 2. Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL. xiv + 861 pp. Page 804  
Wood, S.L. 1982. The bark and ambrosia beetles of North and Central America (Coleoptera: Scolytidae), a taxonomic monograph. Great Basin Naturalist Memoirs 6: 1- 1356. Page 881
Wood, S.L. 1986. New synonymy and new species of American bark beetles (Coleoptera: Scolytidae), Part XI. Great Basin Naturalist 46 (2): 265-273.