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Phalanta alcippe Stoll, 1782 – Small Leopard

Subspecies in India:

(1) Phalanta alcippe mercea Evans, 1924 – Sahyadri Small Leopard
(2) Phalanta alcippe alcippoides Moore, 1900 – Himalayan Small Leopard
(3) Phalanta alcippe andamana Fruhstorfer, 1904 – Andaman Small Leopard
(4) Phalanta alcippe fraterna Moore, 1900 – Nicobar Small Leopard

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult butterfly observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
1
Assam
1
Goa
1
Karnataka
1
Kerala
1
2
2
1
Meghalaya
2
1
All states
1
2
1
4
1
3
1
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Kunte, K. and K. Saji. 2016. Phalanta alcippe Stoll, 1782 – Small Leopard. Kunte, K., P. Roy, S. Kalesh and U. Kodandaramaiah (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.23. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/566/Phalanta-alcippe
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