Félicien Henry Caignart de Saulcy

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This article is about the French entomologist. For the French numismatist, Orientalist, and archaeologist, see Louis Felicien de Saulcy.

Félicien Henry Caignart de Saulcy (1832-1912) was a French entomologist specialising in Coleoptera. He was especially interested in the beetle fauna of caves. His collection of Scydmaenidae, Trechinae, Bathysciinae, Liodidae, Staphylinidae, Pselaphidae and Catopidae is in the Muséum national d'histoire naturelle, in Paris. He died in Metz.


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