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Melanitis phedima Cramer, 1780 – Dark Evening Brown

Subspecies in India:

(1) Melanitis phedima varaha Moore, 1857 – Sahyadri Dark Evening Brown
(2) Melanitis phedima bethami de Nicéville, 1887 – Satpuda Dark Evening Brown
(3) Melanitis phedima bela Moore, 1857 – Bengal Dark Evening Brown
(4) Melanitis phedima ganapati Fruhstorfer, 1908 – Myanmarese Dark Evening Brown

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. & Prashanth S. N.. 2017. Melanitis phedima Cramer, 1780 – Dark Evening Brown. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/736/Melanitis-phedima
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