Taxon profile


Platycerus caraboides (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Lucanidae - stag beetles »  genus Platycerus

Scientific synonyms

Platycerus cribratus Mulsant & Rey, 1863
Platycerus primigenius E. Weise, 1960
Systenocerus cribratus (Mulsant & Rey, 1863)


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Similar species

Platycerus caprea (De Geer, 1774)

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Platycerus caraboides caerulosus Didier & Ségui, 1953
subspecies Platycerus caraboides caraboides (Linnaeus, 1758)

Platycerus caraboides caraboides

subspecies Platycerus caraboides delagrangei Fairmaire, 1892

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [123311]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Platycerus caraboides (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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