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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Polyommatinae > Polyommatini > Tarucus

Tarucus nara Kollar, 1848 – Striped Pierrot

Subspecies in India:

No subspecies are listed under this species. Two junior synonyms of nara appear commonly in older literature: Tarucus extricatus Butler, 1886 (Rounded Pierrot), and Tarucus alteratus Moore, 1882 (Rusty Pierrot). Tarucus bengalensis Bethune-Baker, 1917 may prove to be yet another synonym for nara.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Bhakare, M. and R. P. Das. 2014. Tarucus nara Kollar, 1848 – Striped Pierrot. In K. Kunte, S. Kalesh & U. Kodandaramaiah (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.10. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/937/Tarucus-nara
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