What is another word for Family Lucanidae?

Pronunciation: [fˈamɪli lˈuːkɐnˌɪdiː] (IPA)

The Family Lucanidae, commonly known as stag beetles, is a diverse group of beetles that belong to the order Coleoptera. These beetles are characterized by their large size, mandibles and often striking coloration. There are many synonyms for the Family Lucanidae, including the subfamily Lucaninae and the genus Lucanus. In some parts of the world they are known as Hercules beetles or unicorn beetles. There are over 1,200 species of stag beetles that vary in size and coloration, with many being highly prized by collectors. These fascinating beetles are found all over the world, with many species being native to Asia, Europe, and North America.

Synonyms for Family lucanidae:

What are the hypernyms for Family lucanidae?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    Order Coleoptera (beetles), class Insecta (insects), kingdom Animalia (animals), phylum Arthropoda (arthropods).

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