Cyrestis thyodamas Doyère, [1840] - Map Butterfly

Subspecies in India

(1) Cyrestis thyodamas thyodamas Doyère, [1840] – Oriental Map Butterfly. The author and year of this taxon are sometimes given as Boisduval, 1836, and Boisduval, 1846.
(2) Cyrestis thyodamas indica Evans, 1924 – Indian Map Butterfly
(3) Cyrestis thyodamas ganescha Kollar, 1848 – Kumaon Map Butterfly
(4) Cyrestis thyodamas andamanica Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1881 – Andaman Map Butterfly
 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh1
Arunachal Pradesh32151
Assam3622122
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh311
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa1
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh111211
Jammu and Kashmir UT111
Jharkhand
Karnataka3231243
Kerala431128
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh312
Maharashtra351982211281450
Manipur11
Meghalaya12
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim23311
Tamil Nadu1112
Tripura1
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand11131551
West Bengal1111
Total452319191273816322368
Ficus (Robinson et al. 2010), Ficus benghalensis (Bell 1910; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Robinson et al. 2010), Ficus neriifolia (Mackinnon & deNiceville 1898; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Robinson et al. 2010), Ficus racemosa (Mackinnon & deNiceville 1898; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Robinson et al. 2010), Ficus religiosa (Bell 1910; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Robinson et al. 2010) (Moraceae).

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. Cyrestis thyodamas Doyère, [1840] – Map Butterfly. 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/cyrestis-thyodamas, accessed 2022/08/12.