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Ulrich PAUKSTADT & Laela Hayati PAUKSTADT


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Paukstadt, U. & Paukstadt, L. H. (2004): Erstnachweis von Prosopocoilus (Cladognathus) giraffa Möllenkamp, 1904 für Alor, Indonesien (Coleoptera: Lucanidae). - Beiträge zur Kenntnis der wilden Seidenspinner (Wilhelmshaven), 2 (1): pp. 56-58; 1 fig., 1 map.

First record of Prosopocoilus (Cladognathus) giraffa MÖLLENKAMP, 1904 for the island of Alor, Indonesia (Coleoptera: Lucanidae).

Summary: The following contribution deals with the distribution of Prosopocoilus (Cladognathus) giraffa MÖLLENKAMP, 1904 (Coleoptera: Lucanidae) on the Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia. This species was originally described from the island of Borneo and is known to inhabit most of the Lesser Sunda Islands and the island of Wetar (Moluccas). There were two subspecies described from the Lesser Sunda Islands and the southern Moluccas. Those are Prosopocoilus (Cladognathus) giraffa keisukei MIZUNUMA & NAGAI, 1991 distributed from Lombok to Flores, and P. (C.) giraffa timorensis MIZUNUMA & NAGAI, 1991 distributed on the islands of Timor and Wetar off the northern coast of Timor. The island of Wetar is placed politically to the Moluccas. P. (C.) giraffa is recorded for the island of Alor off the northern coast of Timor for the first time.