Host record of the myrmecophilous carabid genus Cryptocephalomorpha (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Pseudomorphinae) with description of a new species from Thailand

Munetoshi Maruyama, Takashi Komatsu, Watana Sakchoowong

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Cryptocephalomorpha siamensis sp. nov. is described from Thailand. The type series was collected from a nest of myrmicine ant, Pheidole singaporensis, which is the first exact host record of the genus Cryptocephalomorpha. Collecting circumstances and observed behavior are reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)448-451
Number of pages4
JournalEntomological Science
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1 2016


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Insect Science

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