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Biographies of Phasmatologists – 1. Henry Walter Bates

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2007
Journal:Phasmid Studies
Start Page:1
Date Published:03/2007
Keywords:Biography, H.W. Bates, Phasmatologist, Phasmida

Henry Walter Bates (1825-1892) was an explorer and prolific entomologist. Although he published only one paper on phasmids, it was a significant paper, increasing the number of known species by 10%. An index to the 52 species of phasmids described by Bates is provided.

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