Eurema laeta (Boisduval, 1836) - Spotless Grass Yellow

Subspecies in India

(1) Eurema laeta laeta (Boisduval, 1836) – Indian Spotless Grass Yellow
(2) Eurema laeta sikkima Moore, 1906 – Sikkim Spotless 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 UT
Andhra Pradesh1311
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT11
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi2163
Goa
Gujarat11112
Haryana2
Himachal Pradesh11
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand11
Karnataka8344141241188
Kerala11113311
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh12921
Maharashtra5246932311361910
Manipur21
Meghalaya1
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan11
Sikkim11
Tamil Nadu11
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh2112
Uttarakhand141
West Bengal2
Total16791816771137633426
Cassia fistula (Bhagwat & Bhakare 2018), Chamaecrista pumila (V.C. Balakrishnan pers. obs. 2017) (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 laeta (Boisduval, 1836) – Spotless Grass Yellow. 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/eurema-laeta, accessed 2022/12/03.