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1 December 2011 Description of a New Genus and Species of Stag Beetle (Coleoptera: Lucanidae: Lucaninae) from the Peruvian Andes
Paschoal Coelho Grossi
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Abstract

Arnaudius Grossi and Bartolozzi, new genus, is described to include Metadorcinus digennaroi Arnaud, Noguchi, and Bomans, Sclerostomus koikei Arnaud, Noguchi, and Bomans, and a third species, Arnaudius bomansi Grossi and Bartolozzi, new species, described here. An identification key is provided for the three species, in addition to a map of their distribution. Comments are made about the generic classification of the stag beetle species with a complex male genital capsule.

Paschoal Coelho Grossi "Description of a New Genus and Species of Stag Beetle (Coleoptera: Lucanidae: Lucaninae) from the Peruvian Andes," The Coleopterists Bulletin 65(4), 387-392, (1 December 2011). https://doi.org/10.1649/072.065.0414
Received: 14 July 2011; Accepted: 31 August 2011; Published: 1 December 2011
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genital capsule
new taxa
Peru
South America
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