Holloceratognathus cylindricus

Holloceratognathus cylindricus


Taxonavigation: Scarabaeoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Allotriocarida
Classis: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamilia: Scarabaeoidea

Familia: Lucanidae
Subfamilia: Aesalinae
Tribus: Ceratognathini
Genus: Holloceratognathus
Species: Holloceratognathus cylindricus


Holloceratognathus cylindricus (Broun, 1895)

  • Original status: valid species
  • Primary type: syntypes (2) [2 specimens were originally and definitely included, only one of which was actually examined by the author]
    • Fixation: n/a
    • Description: [adult male?]
    • Repository: BMNH (1), whereabouts of second syntype unknown
  • Type locality: 'Wellington' [NEW ZEALAND WN]


  • Mitophyllus cylindricus Broun, 1895: 199 (Original combination)
  • Ceratognathus cylindricus (Broun, 1895)


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