Byasa plutonius (Oberthür, 1876) - Pink-spotted Windmill

Subspecies in India

(1) Byasa plutonius pembertoni Moore, [1903] – Himalayan Pink-spotted Windmill. pembertoni has previously been treated as a subspecies of Atrophaneura alcinous (Klug, 1836) – Chinese Windmill.

  The subspecies pembertoni is legally protected in India under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology


  The subspecies pembertoni is legally protected in India under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 
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Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Byasa plutonius (Oberthür, 1876) – Pink-spotted Windmill. 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/byasa-plutonius, accessed 2022/12/04.