Cigaritis conjuncta Kunte & Sengupta, 2024 - Conjoined Silverline

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are described under this species.

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This species is endemic to mid-elevation forests of the Western Ghats.

The species is identified by conjoined markings at the end of the discal cell on the underside of forewing and conjoined sub-basal markings on the underside of hindwing. There are no orange markings on the upper side of forewing.

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka111
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total111

Page citation

Sengupta, A., and K. Kunte, K. 2024. Cigaritis conjuncta Kunte & Sengupta, 2024 – Conjoined Silverline. 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/cigaritis-conjuncta, accessed 2024/06/20.