Beetles World No. 2

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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Beschreibung einer neuen Gattung, zwei neuer Arten und einer neuen Unterart der Familie Hirschkäfer aus China, Provinz Guangxi (Coleoptera,Lucanidae).

“Die neue Gattung Kirchnerius mit der neuen Art Kirchnerius guangxii , eine neue Art der Gattung Neolucanus THOMSON, 1862 und eine neue Unterart der Gattung Lucanus SCOPOLI, 1763 aus China (Provinz Guangxi) werden beschrieben. Die Holotypen von Kirchnerius guangxii spec. nov., Neolucanus benoiti spec. nov. und Lucanus brivioi guangxii sspec. nov. werden abgebildet und mit den verwandten Arten verglichen.”

Schlagworte: Coleoptera, Lucanidae, Kirchnerius guangxii, Neolucanus benoiti, Lucanus brivioi guangxii, China, Guangxi

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Description of a new genus, two new taxa and one new subspecies of the family stag beetles from China, province Guangxi (Coleoptera, Lucanidae).

“The new genus Kirchnerius with the new species Kirchnerius guangxii, a new species of the genus Neolucanus THOMSON, 1862 and a new subspecies of the genus Lucanus SCOPOLI, 1763 from China (province Guangxi) are described. The holotypes of Kirchnerius guangxii spec. nov., Neolucanus benoiti spec. nov. and Lucanus brivioi guangxii sspec. nov. will be pictured and compared with the related species.”

Key Words: Coleoptera, Lucanidae, Kirchnerius guangxii, Neolucanus benoiti, Lucanus brivioi guangxii, China, Guangxi