Beetles World No. 19

Journal of biodiversity in Coleoptera

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Beetles World is an occasional published journal devoted to taxonomy and to biodiversity of Coleoptera. We offer cooperation on the new description for every taxonomist from all parts of the world. All rights, including reprinting of extracts, electronic or optical reproduction and translation belonging to the publisher.

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Lucanus liuweii sp. nov. is described from the Tianmu Mts. of Zhejiang, eastern China.

Key words: Coleoptera, Lucanidae, Lucanus liuweii, new species, Zhejiang, China

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A brief note precises the distribution of Nigidius svenjae Schenk, 2006 and his link with Nigidius dentifer Albers, 1884.

Key words: Coleoptera, Lucanidae, Lucanus liuweii, new species, Zhejiang, China

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A brief note precises the distribution of Nigidius svenjae Schenk, 2006 and his link with Nigidius dentifer Albers, 1884.

Key words: Coleoptera, Lucanidae, Nigidius dentifer, Nigidius svenjae, Africa, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea, Ivory Coast.

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Odontolabis mouhotii Parry, 1864 is recorded first time for Vietnam. The morphological differences between Odontolabis mouhotii Parry, 1864 and Odontolabis elegans Möllenkamp, 1901 are discussed. The geographic distribution of the two taxa is shown on a map.

Key words: Coleoptera, Lucanidae, Odontolabis mouhotii, Odontolabis elegans, Vietnam, Phu Quoc Island

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A pair of the rare species Prosopocoilus neopomeraniensis De Lisle, 1967 from New Britain Island is figured and compared with the type specimens.

Key words: Coleoptera, Lucanidae, Prosopocoilus neopomeraniensis, New Britain Island