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Gomalia elma Trimen, 1862 – African Marbled Skipper

Subspecies in India:

(1) Gomalia elma albofasciata Moore, 1879 – Asian Marbled Skipper. This species is also known as the African Mallow Skipper.

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
Andhra Pradesh
1
Karnataka
1
1
4
Kerala
1
Tamil Nadu
1
1
1
1
All states
1
1
2
1
1
1
4
1
References:

Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Pyrginae > Carcharodini > Gomalia


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Haneesh, K. M. and M. Mandal. 2016. Gomalia elma Trimen, 1862 – African Marbled Skipper. 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/942/Gomalia-elma
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