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This is a myrmecophilous genus of Carabidae (Paussinae) beetles with eleven described species.

List of Lebioderus and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution
Lebioderus bakeri Heller, 1926 ants Philippines
Lebioderus brancuccii Nagel, 2009 ants Laos
Lebioderus candezei C.A.Dohrn, 1888 ants Borneo, Indonesia
Lebioderus dissimilis Luna De Carvalhao, 1973 ants Malaysia
Lebioderus gorii Westwood, 1838 ants Indonesia
Lebioderus javanus C.A.Dohrn, 1891 ants Indonesia
Lebioderus maolanus Song & Maruyama, 2017 ants China
Lebioderus percheronii Westwood, 1874 ants Borneo
Lebioderus ritsemae Gestro, 1901 ants Sumatra
Lebioderus sinicus Song & Maruyama, 2017 Carebara China
Lebioderus thaianus Maruyama, 2008 ants Thailand


  • Dohrn, C. A., 1888. Lebioderus candezei. Stettiner Zeitung herausgegeben von dem Entomol. Verein Stett., 51: 1-2.
  • Gestro, R., 1901. No title. Notes Leiden Mus., 23:15-16.
  • Luna de Carvalho, E. (1987). Essai monographique des cole´opte`res protopaussines et paussines. Memo´ rias Inst. Invest. Cient. Trop. 70, 1–1026.
  • Song, X.-B; Maruyama, M. & Peng, Z. Discovery of the genus Lebioderus (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Paussinae) from China, with description of two new species. -. Zootaxa, 4344 (1): 174-180.
  • Westwood, J. O., 1838. Description of some new or but imperfectly known species belonging to the coleopterous family Paussidae. Trans. Entomol. Soc. Lond., 2: 84-98, pls. ix-x.
  • WESTWOOD J. O. (1874): Order-Coleoptera. Section-Pentamera. Family-Paussidae. Pp 72–96, pls. 15–19. In: WESTWOOD J. O. (ed.): Thesaurus Entomologicus Oxoniensis. Oxford, Clarendon Press.