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Cyclommatus lunifer

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SSN 18220
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Taxonomy

The taxanomic status is pending for approval

Description

Cyclommatus lunifer is a type of stag beetle, which has a size of about 50 mm in length. It has a dull dirty brown body with slender and brown legs. It is less common compared to other species of the same genus. In the meantime, four or five teeth can be seen at the tip of mandibles. This species is distributed in Malaysia, Borneo and Sumatra (Bourdon, nd.; Tung, 1983). It occurs in lowland forests and resides in decomposing tree trunks (Tung, 1983).

http://www.coleoptera-atlas.com/lucanidae-scarabaeoidea/cladognathinae/cyclommatini/cyclommatus/Cyclommatus-lunifer It has fork-tipped arcuate mandibles with a tooth near the middle, pointing inwards (Tung, 1983).

Habitats

No Description Suitability Seasonality
1
Forest → Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest
Unknown Unknown
References : http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/classification-schemes/habitats-classification-scheme-ver3

Specimen

Collection Center   Total
3

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Acknowledgements :- Ms. Ilmie Syafiqah Binti Mohd Termizi, Mr. Mohd Fakrullah Salafusalam Bin Mohd Afandi, Ms. Nursyafiqa Madzlen & Mr. Tan Kok Kiat

Citation :- Cyclommatus lunifer. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/18220. Downloaded on 01 December 2021.

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