Species Rhyssonotus nebulosus (Kirby, 1818)
Brown Stag Beetle
- Lucanus nebulosus Kirby, W. 1818. A century of insects, including several new genera described from his cabinet. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 12: 375-453 .
Type data:Holotype BMNH ♂, Australia.
- Lucanus foveolatus Thunberg, C.P. 1806. Lucani monographi. Mémoires de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou 1: 183-206  [the status of this name has not been resolved; we here follow the synonymy of Parry and subsequent authors].
Type data:Status unknown, ZIUU, ?Australia.
Secondary source:Parry, F.J.S. 1870. A revised catalogue of the Lucanoid Coleoptera; with remarks on the nomenclature, and descriptions of new species. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 1870: 53-118 .
Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy
- Parry, F.J.S. 1870. A revised catalogue of the Lucanoid Coleoptera; with remarks on the nomenclature, and descriptions of new species. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 1870: 53-118 
New South Wales, Queensland
NSW, Qld: Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Desert Uplands (DEU), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), NSW North Coast (NNC), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Wet Tropics (WT)
Original AFD Distribution Data
- New South Wales: SE coastal
- Queensland: NE coastal
Adult: nocturnal, terrestrial.
Extra Ecological Information
Larvae in fallen timber.
History of changes
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