n African Entomology - Description of two new stag beetle species from South Africa (Coleoptera : Lucanidae)
|Article Title||Description of two new stag beetle species from South Africa (Coleoptera : Lucanidae)|
|© Publisher:||Entomological Society of South Africa (ESSA)|
|Publication Date||Sep 2005|
|Pages||347 - 352|
|Keyword(s)||Coleoptera, Colophon, Lucanidae, New species, South Africa and Xiphodontus|
Colophon endroedyi sp. n. and Xiphodontus endroedyi sp. n. (Coleoptera: Lucanidae) from South Africa are described. The new taxa are compared with closely related species. A key to the males of Xiphodontus Westwood is given. Prosopocoilus petitclerci Didier is recorded from South Africa for the first time. An updated checklist to the 29 species of Lucanidae from South Africa is included.
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