LUCANINAE Latreille, 1804,

Hielkema, Auke J. & Hielkema, Meindert A., 2019, An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera) of the Guianas, Insecta Mundi 732 (732), pp. 1-306: 12

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3678492

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:930EAB11-37FA-41B0-980A-1A4736527842

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3684199

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03D7FF1C-FFC6-FFE0-FF48-FF5C3595FA56

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scientific name

LUCANINAE Latreille, 1804
status

 

LUCANINAE Latreille, 1804 

FIGULINI Burmeister, 1847

= Penichrolucanini Arrow, 1950 - Paulsen 2018: 2 (syn. nov.)

= Brasilucanini Nikolajev, 1999 - Paulsen 2018: 2 (syn. nov.)

Note. In their description of the genus Brasilucanus, Vulcano and Pereira (1961: 473)  place it within the tribe Penichrolucanini. Nikolajev (1999: 171) places it within the new monogeneric tribe Brasilucanini. Both these tribes are treated as synonyms of the subfamily Lucaninae  by Smith (2006: 155) and as synonyms of the tribe Lucanini  by Bouchard et al. (2011: 233, 235). The genus is again placed in the revived Penichrolucanini by Bartolozzi and Zilioli (2016: 123). Paulsen (2018: 2) considers Penichrolucanini as well as Brasilucanini to be synonyms of the tribe Figulini. We follow the latter opinion.