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Tribe Lucanini

beetle, maybe stag beetle of some kind? - Dorcus brevis - male Coleoptera - Dorcus parallelus Reddish-brown Stag Beetle, lateral - Lucanus capreolus - male Reddish-brown Stag Beetle, head - Lucanus capreolus - male Lucanus capreolus  - Lucanus capreolus Lucanus capreolus  - Lucanus capreolus Reddish-brown Stag Beetle - Lucanus capreolus - male Beetle - Lucanus capreolus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Lucanidae (Stag Beetles)
Subfamily Lucaninae
Tribe Lucanini
Numbers
2 genera in the New World(1)
Range
in the New World, restricted to NA; both genera of our fauna are Holarctic (Lucanus also Oriental) and much more diverse in the Old World(1)