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This is a myrmecophilous genus of Staphylinidae.

List of Drusilla and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Drusilla sparsa (Sharp, 1874) Crematogaster osakensis Japan


  • Ikeshita, Yohei & Taniguchi, Kentaro & Kitagawa, Yuji & Munetoshi, Maruyama & Ito, Fuminori. (2017). The rove beetle Drusilla sparsa (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) is a myrmecophilous species associated with a myrmicine ant, Crematogaster osakensis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Entomological Science. 20. 10.1111/ens.12272.