Elymnias malelas (Hewitson, 1863) - Spotted Palmfly

Subspecies in India

(1) Elymnias malelas malelas (Hewitson, 1863) – Bengal Spotted Palmfly
(2) Elymnias malelas nilamba Fruhstorfer, 1911 – West Himalayan Spotted Palmfly

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

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

  The subspecies nilamba is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 
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Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh31
Assam2117
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur1
Meghalaya2
Mizoram1121
Nagaland3111
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim1133
Tamil Nadu
Tripura111131
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand11
West Bengal1
Total11284124424132

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Elymnias malelas (Hewitson, 1863) – Spotted Palmfly. 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/elymnias-malelas, accessed 2022/11/27.