Dissochaetus cubensis sp.nov. is described from Cuba. New forest and cave records are given for the previously poorly known species Proptomaphaginus apodemus Szymczakowski and Proptomaphaginus darlingtoni (Jeannel) from Cuba and Proptomaphaginus hispaniolensis Peck from the Dominican Republic on the West Indian island of Hispaniola.

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Peck, S. (1999). New species and records of 'small carrion beetles' (Coleoptera: Leiodidae; cholevinae) from caves and forests of Cuba and Hispaniola. Canadian Entomologist, 131(5), 605–611. doi:10.4039/Ent131605-5