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Tarucus waterstradti Druce, 1895 – Separate Pierrot

Subspecies in India:

(1) Tarucus waterstradti dharta Bethune-Baker, 1918 – Darjeeling Separate Pierrot. The species is also known as the Waterstradt's Pierrot. The subspecies dharta has been known in the literature as the Assam Pierrot, which is a misnomer because the type locality was Darjeeling and the subspecies ranges from the Eastern Himalaya to Indo-China.

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Anonymous. 2017. Tarucus waterstradti Druce, 1895 – Separate Pierrot. Kunte, K., P. Roy, S. Kalesh and U. Kodandaramaiah (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.24. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/1121/Tarucus-waterstradti
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