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Notes on the morphology, taxonomy, and natural history of the genus Platycerus Geoffroy from China, with the description of a new species (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea: Lucanidae)

Huang, Hao; Chen, Chang-Chin

Huang, Hao, Chen, Chang-Chin (2009): Notes on the morphology, taxonomy, and natural history of the genus Platycerus Geoffroy from China, with the description of a new species (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea: Lucanidae). Zootaxa 2087: 1-36, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.274809

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