Cethosia mahratta Moore, 1872 - Sahyadri Lacewing

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are described under this species.

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
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Assam
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Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka131
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Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra13192
Manipur
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Adenia hondala (Davidson & Aikten 1890; Bell 1910b; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Passiflora edulis (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000), Passiflora subpeltata (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000) (Passifloraceae). This is often treated as a subspecies of Cethosia nietneri C. & R. Felder, [1867].

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. Cethosia mahratta Moore, 1872 – Sahyadri Lacewing. 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/cethosia-mahratta, accessed 2022/08/20.