Thysbina pleuralis

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Thysbina pleuralis
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Chrysomelidae
Genus: Thysbina
Species:
T. pleuralis
Binomial name
Thysbina pleuralis
Weise, 1915

Thysbina pleuralis is a species of leaf beetle of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, observed by Weise in 1915. [1]

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References

  1. "African Eumolpinae checklist: Dem. Rep. Congo". chrysomelidae.it. Retrieved July 27, 2016.