Eurema brigitta (Stoll, [1780]) - Small Grass Yellow

Subspecies in India

(1) Eurema brigitta rubella (Wallace, 1867) – Red-line Small Grass Yellow

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 Pradesh231
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh111
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi22
Goa1
Gujarat1
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka1284214106317910
Kerala1116176
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh314
Maharashtra2152129102675
Manipur1
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan1
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu112
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1112
West Bengal111
Total159104417152331483721
Chamaecrista kleinii (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010) (Fabaceae).

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. Eurema brigitta (Stoll, [1780]) – Small Grass Yellow. 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/eurema-brigitta, accessed 2022/08/11.