Scydmaeninae

Belongs within: Staphylinidae.Contains: Euconnini, Cyrtoscydmini. The Scydmaeninae, ant-like stone beetles, are a group of minute beetles found in habitats such as leaf litter or moss, or in association with ants or termites (O’Keefe 2001). Though long treated as their own family, more recent phylogenetic studies have established that they are derived within the Staphylinidae and… Continue reading Scydmaeninae