Red List Status -
Holotype: plateau at the summit of Mt Maoya; Length 5,8mm.
"The single specimen of this species was collected from sieved litter collected at the 1400 m summit of Mt. Maoya . found in arboreal microhabitats"
LIEBHERR James K. , Cladistic classification of Mecyclothorax Sharp (Coleoptera,Carabidae, Moriomorphini) and taxonomic revision of the New Caledonian subgenus Phacothorax Jeannel, Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 65 (1) 2018, 1–63 | DOI 10.3897/dez.65.21000