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Kallima horsfieldii Kollar, 1844 – Sahyadri Blue Oakleaf

Subspecies in India:

No subspecies are listed under this species. It is also known as the South Indian Blue Oakleaf.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Identification:
This species has been referred to as "Southern Blue Oakleaf" in some recent books. This is a slight misnomer since the species is endemic to the Western Ghats, it does not occur elsewhere in southern India.
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Valappil, B.,  K. Saji and Prashanth S. N.. 2017. Kallima horsfieldii Kollar, 1844 – Sahyadri Blue Oakleaf. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/553/Kallima-horsfieldii
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