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==REFERENCES==
 
==REFERENCES==
*[[Media:Hlavac et al 2011.pdf|Hlavac, P., A.F. Newton, M. Maruyama 2011. World catalogue of the species of the tribe Lomechusini  (Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae). Zootaxa 3075:1-151. '''PDF''']]
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*[[Media:Hlavac et al 2011.pdf|Hlavac, P., A.F. Newton, M. Maruyama 2011. World catalogue of the species of the tribe Lomechusini  (Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae). Zootaxa 3075:1-151.]]
  
 
* Hoebeke, R.E. 1976 A Revision of the genus Xenodusa (Staphylinidae, Aleocharinae) for North America.  Sociobiology, vol. 2(2):108-143
 
* Hoebeke, R.E. 1976 A Revision of the genus Xenodusa (Staphylinidae, Aleocharinae) for North America.  Sociobiology, vol. 2(2):108-143
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*Wasmann, E. 1897. Eine neue Xenodus aus Colorado, mit einer tabelle der Xenodusa-arten. Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift, 273-274.
 
*Wasmann, E. 1897. Eine neue Xenodus aus Colorado, mit einer tabelle der Xenodusa-arten. Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift, 273-274.
  
*[[Media:Wheeler, 1911.pdf|Wheeler, W.M. 1911. Notes on the myrmecophilous beetles of the genus Xenodusa, with a description of the larva of X. cava LeConte. Journ. N.Y. Entomol. soc. 19:163-169. '''PDF''']]
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*[[Media:Wheeler, 1911.pdf|Wheeler, W.M. 1911. Notes on the myrmecophilous beetles of the genus Xenodusa, with a description of the larva of X. cava LeConte. Journ. N.Y. Entomol. soc. 19:163-169.]]

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This is a myrmecophilous genus of Staphylinidae with five species. All are inquilines in the nests of ants.


List of Xenodusa and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Xenodusa angusta (Fall, 1901) Camponotus clarithorax, Formica francoeuri North America: (Arizona, California, Kansas)
Xenodusa caseyi Wasmann, 1897 Formica subpolita North America: (Colorado, New Mexico)
Xenodusa cava (LeConte, 1863) Camponotus pennsylvanicus , Camponotus ligniperdus pictus, Formica exsectoides Canada, United States:(Colorado, Connecticut, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania
Xenodusa reflexa (Walker, 1866) Formica subpolita, Camponotus laevissimus, Camponotus modoc, Camponotus novaeboracensis Canada, United States (California, Connecticut, Missouri, North Dakota, Washington)
Xenodusa sharpi Wasmann, 1896 Camponotus auricomus, Camponotus picipes, Formica densiventris, Formica gnava Mexico

REFERENCES

  • Hoebeke, R.E. 1976 A Revision of the genus Xenodusa (Staphylinidae, Aleocharinae) for North America. Sociobiology, vol. 2(2):108-143
  • Muckermann, H. 1904. Formica sanguinea, subsp. rubicunda, Em. and Xenodusa cava Lec. or the discovery of pseudognynes in a district of Xenodusa cava Lec. Entomological News. 339-341.
  • Wasmann, E. 1897. Eine neue Xenodus aus Colorado, mit einer tabelle der Xenodusa-arten. Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift, 273-274.