Azanus ubaldus (Stoll, [1782]) - Bright Babul Blue

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species.

Conservation and Special status

This species is not legally protected in India under any schedules of WildLife (Protection) Act, 1972.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh1
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi23
Goa
Gujarat1
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka511817546322
Kerala4
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra11177935
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu21
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh1
Uttarakhand
West Bengal111
Total5318246121517852
Acacia (Robinson et al. 2010), Acacia leucophloea (Wynter-Blyth 1957), Acacia nilotica (Bell 1918a; Robinson et al. 2010; Wynter-Blyth 1957) (Fabaceae).


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. Azanus ubaldus (Stoll, [1782]) – Bright Babul Blue. 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/azanus-ubaldus, accessed 2022/08/13.