Junonia atlites (Linnaeus, 1763) - Grey Pansy

Subspecies in India

(1) Junonia atlites atlites (Linnaeus, 1763) – Oriental Grey Pansy

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 Islands32112
Andhra Pradesh22
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam2121128222
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh211151136144
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat11
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT11
Jharkhand
Karnataka3311213433
Kerala3623510515982
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh111422
Maharashtra103322181227202413
Manipur1
Meghalaya11
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha1
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan11
Sikkim1
Tamil Nadu111211
Tripura11
Uttar Pradesh121
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal41422311961610
Total301510131614303569567137
Barleria (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Hygrophila auriculata (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Hygrophila costata (Robinson et al. 2010) (Acanthaceae).

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. Junonia atlites (Linnaeus, 1763) – Grey Pansy. 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/junonia-atlites, accessed 2022/08/15.