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There is a single species in this myrmecophilous genus of Scarabaeidae (Cremastocheilini). It was found in Mexico without its host ant.

List of Centrochilus and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Centrochilus howdeni Krikken, 1976 ant host unknown Mexico

Centrochilus howdeni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Scarabaeidae
Subfamily: Cetoniinae
Tribe: Cremastocheilini
Genus: Centrochilus
Species: C. howdeni
Binomial name
Centrochilus howdeni
Krikken, 1976