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There is one myrmecophilous species in this genus of Ptinidae.

List of Ptinus and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Ptinus hispaniolaensis Philips & Smiley, 2010 ants Dominican Republic


  • T. Keith Philips and Michelle E. Smiley "Ptinus hispaniolaensis, a New Species of Spider Beetle (Coleoptera: Ptinidae) from Hispaniola," Florida Entomologist 93(4), 567-570, (1 December 2010).