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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Hesperiinae > Aeromachini > Hyarotis

Hyarotis coorga Evans, 1949 – Kodagu Brush Flitter

Subspecies in India:

No subspecies are listed under this species.
Early Stages:
Not yet known.
Indian and global distribution:
This species is endemic to the Western Ghats. It is so far known only from the Kodagu District.
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Not yet known.
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Very rare. This species was known only from two males and two females (Evans 1949). The sighting reported here (BOI Media code as938) is the only recent record and only the fifth known specimen of the species. Nothing is known about its habits.
References:

Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Hesperiinae > Aeromachini > Hyarotis


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Sarkar, V., D. S. Das and K. Kunte. 2017. Hyarotis coorga Evans, 1949 – Kodagu Brush Flitter. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.28. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/2127/Hyarotis-coorga
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