Byasa polyeuctes (Doubleday, 1842) - Common Windmill

Subspecies in India

(1) Byasa polyeuctes polyeuctes (Doubleday, 1842) – Sylhet Common Windmill
(2) Byasa polyeuctes letincius (Fruhstorfer, 1908) – West Himalayan Common Windmill

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 Pradesh1941851
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh1
Jammu and Kashmir UT1
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur11
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland12111
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim23112
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal1
Total2106814982

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Byasa polyeuctes (Doubleday, 1842) – Common Windmill. 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/byasa-polyeuctes, accessed 2022/08/19.