Ancema sudica (Evans, 1926) - Sahyadri Silver Royal

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species.

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka1
Kerala1
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra31
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu1142
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total24152
Viscum angulatum (Wynter-Blyth 1957), Viscum capitellatum (Bell 1919a; Wynter-Blyth 1957) (Santalaceae). This is often treated as a subspecies of Ancema blanka (de Nicéville, 1894).

Key Reference:
Nitin, R., V. C. Balakrishnan, P. V. Churi, S. Kalesh, S. Prakash, and K. Kunte. 2018. Larval host plants of the butterflies of the Western Ghats, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 10:11495–11550.

For the complete list of larval host plants of Indian butterflies, see the page on larval host plants.

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Ancema sudica (Evans, 1926) – Sahyadri Silver Royal. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.06. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/ancema-sudica, accessed 2022/08/12.