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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Cladus: Phytophaga
Superfamilia: Chrysomeloidea

Subfamilia: Parandrinae
Tribus (2): Erichsoniini - Parandrini

Overview of genera (16)

Acutandra – Adlbauerandra – Archandra – Birandra – Caledonandra – Erichsonia – Hawaiiandra – Komiyandra – Malukandra – Melanesiandra – Meridiandra – Neandra – Papuandra – Parandra – Stenandra – Storeyandra

In synonymy (4): Gnathophorus – Hesperandra – Yvesandra – Zikandra

Parandrinae Blanchard, 1845

Primary references

Blanchard, 1845. Hist. nat. ins., 2: 134 (Parandrites).

Additional references

Bousquet, Y., Heffern, D.J., Bouchard, P. & Nearns, E.H. 2009. Catalogue of family-group names in Cerambycidae (Coleoptera). Zootaxa 2321: 1–80. Abstract & excerpt PDF Reference page.
Bouyer, T., Drumont, A. & Santos-Silva, A. 2012. Revision of African Parandrinae (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae). Insecta Mundi 0241: 1–85. PDF Reference page.
Hayashi, M., K. Morimoto and S. Kimoto, 1984. The Coleoptera of Japan in Color, vol. IV, Hoikusha (Osaka). ISBN 4-586-30071-X.
Hoskovec, M. et M. Rejžek, Longhorn beetles (Cerambycidae) of the West Palearctic region.
The Japanese Society of Coleopterology (eds.), 1984. The Longicorn-Beetles of Japan in Color, Kodansha(Tokyo). ISBN 4-06-124045-5.
I.Löbl & A.Smetana (eds). 2010 Catalogue of Palearctic Coleoptera. Vol. 6: Chrysomeloidea. Apollo Books, Stenstrup, Denmark
ISBN 978-87-88757-84-2, p. 86
Ohbayashi, N., M. Satô and K. Kojima, 1992. An Illustrated Guide to Identification of Longicorn Beetle of Japan, Tokai University Press (Tokyo). ISBN 4-486-01181-3.
Santos Ferreira, G.W. 1980: The Parandrinae and the Prioninae of Southern Africa (Cerambycidae, Coleoptera). Mem. Nasionale Mus. Bloemfontein, 13 .
Santos-Silva, A., Heffern, D. & Matsuda, K. 2010. Revision of Hawaiian, Australasian, Oriental, and Japanese Parandrinae (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae). Insecta mundi, (0130): 1–119. PDF Reference page.
Santos-Silva, A.; Shute, S. 2009: The identity of Parandra laevis Latreille, 1804 and nomenclatural changes in the Parandrinae (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae). ZooKeys, 25: 19–35. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.25.245
Zoological Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Illustrated index of the tribe to the atlas of long-horned beetles (Cerambycidae) of Russia

Vernacular names
日本語: ニセクワガタカミキリ亜科

Parandrinae is a subfamily of the longhorn beetle family (Cerambycidae). This subfamily includes only a few genera. Atypical for cerambycids, the antennae are quite short, and the tarsi have 5 easily visible segments; they are thus rather similar in appearance to stag beetles.

Parandrinae contains the following genera:[1]



Bezark, Larry G. "Cerambycidae Catalog". Retrieved 10 April 2020.

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