Heteropaussus

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This is a myrmecophilous genus of Carabidae (Paussinae) beetles with twenty-six described species.

Heteropaussus J.Thomson, 1860

Synonyms
  • Pleuropterus Westwood, 1841
  • Pleuropterinus Wasmann, 1918
  • Janssenius Luna de Carvalho, 1951
List of Heteropaussus and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Heteropaussus allardi (Raffray, 1886) ants Ivory Coast, Senegal
Heteropaussus alternans (Westwood, 1850) ants Tanzania
Heteropaussus angolensis Luna de Carvalho, 1959 ants Angola
Heteropaussus basilewskyi (Luna De Carvalhao, 1951) ants Cameroon
Heteropaussus brevicornis (Wasmann, 1904) ants
Heteropaussus bruecklei Nagel, 1982 ants Cameroon
Heteropaussus cardonii (Gestro, 1901) ants
Heteropaussus corintae Luna de Carvalho, 1958 ants
Heteropaussus curvidens (Reichensperger, 1938) ants
Heteropaussus dohrni (Ritsema, 1875) ants Cameroon, Congo
Heteropaussus ferranti (Reichensperger, 1925) ants
Heteropaussus flavolineatus (Kraatz, 1899) ants
Heteropaussus hastatusHeteropaussus hastatus.jpg (Westwood, 1850) ants South Africa
Heteropaussus jeanneli (Reichensperger, 1938) ants
Heteropaussus kivuensis Luna de Carvalho, 1965 ants
Heteropaussus laticornis (H.Kolbe, 1896) ants
Heteropaussus lujae (Wasmann, 1907) ants Cameroon
Heteropaussus oberthueri (Wasmann, 1904) ants
Heteropaussus parallelicornis (Wasmann, 1922) ants Zambia
Heteropaussus passoscarvalhoi Luna de Carvalho, 1971 ants
Heteropaussus quadricollis (Wasmann, 1910) ants Nigeria, Togo
Heteropaussus rossi Luna de Carvalho, 1968 ants
Heteropaussus simplex (Reichensperger, 1922) ants Sierra Leone
Heteropaussus taprobanensis (Gestro, 1901) ants
Heteropaussus trapezicollis (Wasmann, 1922) ants
Heteropaussus westermanni (Westwood, 1838) ants

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