Hyarotis adrastus (Stoll, [1780]) - Tree Flitter

Subspecies in India

(1) Hyarotis adrastus praba (Moore, [1866]) – Bengal Tree Flitter

  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule IV of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule IV of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT11111
Andhra Pradesh1
Arunachal Pradesh1112
Assam11
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka221212
Kerala11111
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra11
Manipur
Meghalaya1
Mizoram2
Nagaland1
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu1
Tripura11
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand13
West Bengal1133127422
Total6434133161110105
Calamus (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Robinson et al. 2010), Calamus hookerianus (Kalesh & Prakash 2015), Calamus rotang (Kalesh & Prakash 2015), Licuala (Kalesh S. pers. obs. 2017), Phoenix (Robinson et al. 2010), Phoenix acaulis (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Robinson et al. 2010) (Arecaceae).
 
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. Hyarotis adrastus (Stoll, [1780]) – Tree Flitter. 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/hyarotis-adrastus, accessed 2022/11/29.