Dinoderus minutus

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Dinoderus minutus
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Bostrichidae
Genus: Dinoderus
Species: D. minutus
Binomial name
Dinoderus minutus
(Fabricius, 1775)

Dinoderus minutus is a species of wood-boring beetle.[1] In tropical regions (and perhaps others) it is one of the main pests of bamboo, attracted by the internal starch.[2]