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There are six species in this myrmecophilous genus of Carabidae.

List of Melanospilus and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Melanospilus andrewesi Desneux, 1905 ants India, Sri Lanka
Melanospilus bensoni Westwood, 1845 ANTS India
Melanospilus borneensis Reichensperger, 1938 ants Indonesia (Borneo)
Melanospilus elegans Distant, 1883 ants Japan
Melanospilus hamaticornis Van De Poll, 1890 ants Indonesia (Sumatra)
Melanospilus yamasakoi Maruyama, 2009 ants Laos, Thailand