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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Hesperiinae > Taractrocerini > Taractrocera

Taractrocera ceramas Hewitson, 1868 – Tawny-spotted Grass Dart

Subspecies in India:

(1) Taractrocera ceramas ceramas Hewitson, 1868 – Incomplete Tawny-spotted Grass Dart
(2) Taractrocera ceramas nicevillei Watson, 1893 – Complete Tawny-spotted Grass Dart
(3) Taractrocera ceramas oberthuri Elwes & Edwards, 1897 – Conjoined Tawny-spotted Grass Dart
(4) Taractrocera ceramas atropunctata Watson, 1896 – Chindwin Tawny-spotted Grass Dart

This is also known as the Tamil Grass Dart.

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Indian and global distribution:
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
K. Saji. 2017. Taractrocera ceramas Hewitson, 1868 – Tawny-spotted Grass Dart. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.28. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/1065/Taractrocera-ceramas
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