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Ceruchus piceus (WEBER, 1801) [Lucanus].

Lucanus piceus WEBER, 1801:84.

Lucanus piceus WEBER; Fabricius, 1801:252

Lucanus piceus WEBER; Illiger, 1801:249

Lucanus piceus WEBER; Thunberg, 1806:202

Lucanus piceus WEBER; Schonherr, 1817:327

Tarandus americanus DEJEAN, 1837:194 [nomen nudum] [Amer. bor.].

Lucanus piceus WEBER; Hope, 1837:78

Platycerus balbi CASTELNAU, 1840:174, pl.17.

Ceruchus quercicola MELSHEIMER en STURM, 1843:136 (nomen nudum).

Ceruchus frontosus (KNOCH ); BURMEISTER, 1847:329.

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Gemminger & Harold, 1868:967

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Fuchs, 1882:59, pl.11

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Wickham, 1899:24

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Heyne & Taschenberg, 1908:57

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Blatchley, 1910:907

Ceruchus virginiensis CASEY, 1914:372 [West Virginia : White Sulphur Springs] (for Poole & Gentili, 1996:297 it is a valid species).

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Benesh, 1960:18

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Peterson, 1960

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Ritcher, 1966

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Mathieu, 1969:1055

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Blackwelder & Arnett, 1974

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Neven, Duman, Beals & Castellino, 1986:707-716

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Lei-Xu, Neven & Duman, 1990:51-59

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Ratcliffe, 1991:258

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Maes, 1992:11

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Bartolozzi & Onore, 1993:126

Ceruchus piceus (WEBER); Mizunuma & Nagai, 1994:209, 316, pl. 6, fig. 61(1-3), pl. 156, fig. 224.

Ceruchus piceus WEBER; Poole & Gentili, 1996:296.

Ceruchus virginiensis CASEY; Poole & Gentili, 1996:296.

Ceruchus piceus (WEBER); Hosoya, Honda & Araya, 2001:344.

  • Canada : Ontario
  • Canada : Quebec : Ste-Foy, 46°44N-71°19W : Martin Lambert, 30-V-1976 (2 males citated by Mizunuma & Nagai 1994).
  • Canada : Toronto (1 ex. citated by Hosoya, Honda & Araya, 2001).
  • USA : Nebraska : Nemaha Co. : Brownville, 40°20N-95°40W
  • USA : Minnesota : Itasca State Park, 47°15N-95°15W
  • USA : Minnesota : Anoka Co., 45°15N-93°20W
  • USA : Minnesota : Carver Co. : Victoria
  • USA : Indiana
  • USA : Maryland : Calvert Co., XI-1983 (1 female citated by Mizunuma & Nagai 1994).
  • USA : West Virginia : White Sulphur Springs (HOLOTYPUS of Ceruchus virginiensis CASEY).

Saproxylophagous :

Betulaceae : Betula.

Fagaceae : Quercus.

Rosaceae : Prunus.

Ulmaceae : Ulmus.

Natural enemies :

DIP. Tachinidae : Theresia monohammi.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

HOSOYA T., HONDA M. & ARAYA K. (2001) Genetic variation of 16S rRNA gene observed in Ceruchus lignarius and Dorcus rectus rectus (Coleoptera : Lucanidae). Entomological Science, 4(3):335-344.

MIZUNUMA T. & NAGAI S. (1994) The Lucanid Beetles of the World. Mushi-Sha's Iconographic Series of Insects, Ed. H. Fujita, Japan. Vol. I : 337 pp., 156 pls.

TEXT : MAES JEAN-MICHEL 

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