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Species Lucanus elaphus - Giant Stag Beetle


The Family Lucanidae Latraille, 1804 (Coleoptera) in Louisiana
By Junsuk Kim and Vernon A. Brou, Jr.
Southern Lepidopterists' News, 2021
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This study compiles records for 345 adult specimens of Lucanidae captured within the state of Louisiana.

Citation:
Kim, J. and V. A. Brou, Jr. 2021. The Family Lucanidae Latreille, 1804 (Coleoptera) in Louisiana. Southern Lepidopterists’ News, 43: 371-374.


A study of the lucanid Coleoptera of the Hawaiian Islands
By Edwin C. Van Dyke
Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 5(1): 39-49, 1922

The stag beetles of Oklahoma (Coleoptera: Lucanidae)
By Arnold D.C., Drew W.A.
Proceedings of the Oklahoma Academy of Science 67: 27-29, 1987

Aquatic Hydrophilidae and Hydraenidae of Wisconsin (Coleoptera). I.
By William L. Hilsenhoff
The Great Lakes Entomologist, 1995
Full title: Aquatic Hydrophilidae and Hydraenidae of Wisconsin (Coleoptera). I. Introduction, Key to Genera of Adults, and Distribution, Habitat, Life Cycle, and Identification of Species of Helophorus Fabricius, Hydrochus Leach, and Berosus Leach (Hydrophilidae), and Hydraenidae

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Saprophagous Scarabaeidae (Coleoptera) of North Dakota
By Helgesen R.G., Post R.L.
Schafer-Post Series: North Dakota Insects Publication 7, NDSU. 60 pp., 1967

The phytophagous Scarabaeidae and Troginae (Coleoptera) of North Dakota
By Lago P.K., Post R.L., Oseto C.Y.
Schafer-Post Series: North Dakota Insects Publication 12, NDSU. 131 pp., 1979

The Scarabaeoid beetles of San Diego County, California. Part I. Introduction...
By McPeak R.H., Oberbauer T.A.
Proceedings of the San Diego Society of Natural History 40: 1-24, 2008
Full title: The Scarabaeoid beetles of San Diego County, California. Part I. Introduction and diagnosis of families Glaresidae, Trogidae, Pleocomidae, Geotrupidae, Ochodaeidae, Hybosoridae, and Glaphyridae

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Guide d’identification des Scarabées du Québec (Coleoptera : Scarabaeoidea)
By Martin Hardy
Entomofaune du Quebec inc, 2014
To order online: http://entomofaune.qc.ca/Volumes.html

In french BUT all keys are both in french and english. Well done!