Toosa batesi

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T. batesi
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Toosa batesi

Toosa batesi is a moth in the family Thyrididae. It was described by George Thomas Bethune-Baker in 1927. [1] It is found in Cameroon. [2]

The wingspan is about 40 mm. Both wings are dark lustrous metallic green without any markings. [3]

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References

  1. Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching, I.; Simonsen, T.; Robinson, G.; Pitkin, B.; Hine, A.; Lyal, C., eds. (2003). "Toosa batesi". The Global Lepidoptera Names Index . Natural History Museum . Retrieved May 18, 2018.
  2. De Prins, J. & De Prins, W. (2019). "Toosa batesi Bethune-Baker, 1927". Afromoths. Retrieved March 23, 2020.
  3. Bethune-Baker, G. T. (1927). "Descriptions of new Heterocera from Africa and the East". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (9) 20: 321–334.