Subfamily Lucaninae Latreille 1804 (stag beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Lucanidae

Full reference: P. A. Latreille. 1804. Tableau méthodique des insectes. Nouveau Dictionnaire d'Histoire Naturelle, Appliquée aux Arts, Principalement à l'Agriculture et à l'Economie Rurale et Domestique 24:129-200

Parent taxon: Lucanidae according to P. Bouchard et al. 2011

See also Krell 2000, Lawrence and Newton 1995 and Nikolajev 2007

Sister taxa: Aesalinae, Ceruchitinae, Dorcasoides, Electraesalopsis, Lampriminae, Litholampriminae, Paleognathus, Penichrolucaninae, Prosinodendron, Protolucaninae, Syndesinae, Syndesus

Subtaxa: Chiasognathini Cretolucanus Lucanini Lucanus fossilis Miocenidorcus Platycerini Platycerus sepultus

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Type: Lucanus

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

• Miocene of France (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of the Czech Republic (1), Germany (1), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1), United States (1: Colorado)

• Cretaceous of the Russian Federation (2)

Total: 11 collections including 15 occurrences

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