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Kaniska canace Linnaeus, 1763 – Blue Admiral

Subspecies in India:

(1) Kaniska canace canace Linnaeus, 1763 – Chinese Blue Admiral
(2) Kaniska canace viridis Evans, 1924 – Sahyadri Blue Admiral

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
Arunachal Pradesh
1
4
Assam
1
Himachal Pradesh
1
Karnataka
2
1
Kerala
1
2
1
2
1
2
1
Manipur
1
Meghalaya
1
Nagaland
1
Paschimbanga
1
Sikkim
2
Tamil Nadu
1
1
Uttarakhand
1
1
3
1
All states
2
2
2
6
2
3
1
1
10
3
2
References:

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Kunte, K., K. Saji & Manoj P. 2016. Kaniska canace Linnaeus, 1763 – Blue Admiral. 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/595/Kaniska-canace
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