Colophon thunbergi Westwood, 1855 

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered (Barnard, 1932)

IUCN RedList status: Endangered

 

Distribution

Cape Province, South Africa

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Westwood, J. O. (1855). Descriptions of some new species of exotic Lucanidae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 3: 197-221.

 

Other references:

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). (1996). 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Barnard, K. H. (1932). The rediscovery of Colophon thunbergi Westw. with descriptions of further new species of the genus. Stylops 1: 169-174. [Abstract]

Bellamy, C. L. and Endrody-Younga, S. (1996). Colophon thunbergi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T5156A11118573. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T5156A11118573.en. Downloaded on 27 November 2021.

https://www.biodiversityexplorer.info/beetles/lucanidae/colophon/colophon_thunbergi.htm

 

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