Argynnis hyperbius (Linnaeus, 1763) - Tropical Fritillary

Subspecies in India

(1) Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius (Linnaeus, 1763) – Chinese Tropical Fritillary

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StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh132232
Assam1111
Bihar
Chandigarh1
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi21
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh1111
Jammu and Kashmir UT11
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur11
Meghalaya141121
Mizoram1
Nagaland42
Odisha3
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan1
Sikkim2337112
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand111432
West Bengal
Total571612101425118
Lobelia (de Rhe-Philip 1902) (Campanulaceae). Viola (Sevastopulo 1941; Pant & Chatterjee 1950; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000) (Violaceae).

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. Argynnis hyperbius (Linnaeus, 1763) – Tropical Fritillary. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/argynnis-hyperbius, accessed 2022/12/04.