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Danaus melanippus Cramer, 1777 – White Tiger

Subspecies in India:

(1) Danaus melanippus indicus Fruhstorfer, 1899 – Indian White Tiger
(2) Danaus melanippus camorta Evans, 1932 – Camorta White Tiger
(3) Danaus melanippus nesippus Felder, 1862 – South Nicobar White Tiger

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Indian and global distribution:
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Kunte, K. 2017. Danaus melanippus Cramer, 1777 – White Tiger. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.31. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/1097/Danaus-melanippus
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