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There are two species in this myrmecophilous genus of Ptinidae.

List of Polyplocotes and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Polyplocotes antennalis (Mjöberg, 1916) ants Australia
Polyplocotes warburtonensis Bell & Philips, 2009 ants Australia


  • Bell, K.L. and T.K. Philips. 2009. Six New Species of the Myrmecophile Polyplocotes Westwood (Coleoptera: Ptinidae) from South Australia. Australian Journal of Entomology. 48:15–24.