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Papilio polytes Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Mormon

Subspecies in India:

(1) Papilio polytes romulus Cramer, 1775 – Indian Common Mormon
(2) Papilio polytes stichioides Evans, 1912 – Andaman Common Mormon
(3) Papilio polytes nikobarus Felder & Felder, 1862 – Nicobar Common Mormon

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult butterfly photographs that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Delhi
Gujarat
Karnataka
Kerala
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Telangana
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
All states
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. and T. Karmakar. 2016. Papilio polytes Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Mormon. Kunte, K., P. Roy, S. Kalesh and U. Kodandaramaiah (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.21. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/603/Papilio-polytes
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