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There is one species in this myrmecophilous genus.

List of Clytrasoma and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Clytrasoma maschwitzi Schöllerd, 2007 Camponotus Oriental


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  • Schöller M, Witte V (2007) A review of the genus Clytrasoma Jacoby 1908, with description of a new species collected within a Camponotus sp. ant nest. Senkenbergiana Biologica 87: 51–61.