Lucaninae

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Lucaninae
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Male specimen of Hexarthrius parryi paradoxus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamily: Scarabaeoidea
Family: Lucanidae
Subfamily: Lucaninae
Latreille, 1804
Genera

Many, see text

Lucaninae is the largest subfamily of the stag beetles (Lucanidae).

Characteristics include partial to complete division of the eyes by a canthus, geniculate antennae, and distinctly separated coxae. The body is typically elongate and slightly flattened.

Genera[edit]

Some notable species are also listed:

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