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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3741.3.6

Description of a new species of the genus Neolucanus Thomson, 1862 (Coleoptera: Lucanidae) from central Vietnam

THAI QUANG NGUYEN

Abstract


Neolucanus baongocae  new species is described from Lam Dong Province (Central Vietnam) and compared to closely related  Neolucanus taxa.


Keywords


Taxonomy, Coleoptera, Lucanidae, Neolucanus baongocae, new species, Neolucanus fuscus, description, Vietnam

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