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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Polyommatinae > Polyommatini > Tarucus

Tarucus balkanicus Freyer, 1844 – Little Tiger Pierrot

Subspecies in India:

(1) Tarucus balkanicus nigra Bethune-Baker, 1917 – Black-spotted Pierrot

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
References:
Ankita Gupta, P. V. Churi, A. Sengupta & S. Mhatre 2014. Lycaenidae parasitoids from peninsular India with description of four new species of microgastrine wasps (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) along with new insights on host relationships. Zootaxa 3827 (4): 439–470.

Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Polyommatinae > Polyommatini > Tarucus


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Churi, P., A. Soman &  A. Sengupta. 2017. Tarucus balkanicus Freyer, 1844 – Little Tiger Pierrot. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.28. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/1127/Tarucus-balkanicus
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