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Nicagini

Insecta - Coleoptera - Lucanidae

Taxonomy
Nicaginae was named by LeConte (1861). It is extant.

It was reranked as the tribe Nicagini by Cai et al. (2017).

It was assigned to Lucanidae by Lawrence and Newton (1995); and to Aesalinae by Cai et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Nicaginae LeConte
1995Nicaginae Lawrence and Newton, Jr.
2017Nicagini Cai et al. p. 110

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderScarabaeiformiaCrowson 1960
superfamilyScarabaeoidea
familyLucanidae()
subfamilyAesalinaeMacLeay 1819
tribeNicagini(LeConte 1861)
tribeNicagini(LeConte 1861)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available