AntWiki: The Ants --- Online

There is a single species in this myrmecophilous genus of Scarabaeidae.

List of Pterobius and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Pterobius itiokai Maruyama, 2010 Crematogaster difformis Borneo


  • Maruyama 2010. A new genus and species of myrmecophilous aphodiine beetle (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae) inhabiting the myrmecophytic epiphyte Platycerium sp. (Polypodiaceae) in the Bornean rainforest canopy. ZooKeys 34: 49-54