Arnetta mercara Evans, 1932 - Kodagu Forest Hopper

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species. This is also known as the Coorg Forest Hopper.
 

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Imperata cylindrica (Kalesh S. & S.K. Prakash pers. obs. 2017).
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

Saji K 2022. Arnetta mercara Evans, 1932 – Kodagu Forest Hopper. 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/arnetta-mercara, accessed 2022/11/26.