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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:
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Adult butterfly photographs that have been databased:
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. and T. Karmakar. 2014. Papilio polytes Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Mormon. In K. Kunte, S. Kalesh & U. Kodandaramaiah (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.10. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/603/Papilio-polytes
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