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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
Cyclidiellus velutinus (Westwood, 1874) host unknown NEOTROPICAL(BRAZIL:ESPÍRITO SANTO)


  • Krikken, J. New genera of New World Cremastocheilini with revisional notes. Zoologische Mededelingen Leyden 49(25):307-315. (1976).