Plant family

Cyperaceae
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Unidentified
 

Acanthaceae

Asystasia gangetica

Larval host plant for the following species: Celaenorrhinus leucocera

Asystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangeticaAsystasia gangetica

Barleria cristata

Larval host plant for the following species: Junonia orithya, Junonia almana, Junonia atlites, Junonia hierta, Junonia iphita, Junonia lemonias, Hypolimnas misippus

Barleria cristataBarleria cristataBarleria cristataBarleria cristataBarleria cristataBarleria cristata

Barleria cuspidata

Larval host plant for the following species: Junonia hierta, Junonia orithya

Barleria cuspidata

Barleria prionitis

Larval host plant for the following species: Junonia lemonias

Barleria prionitis

Blepharis asperrima

Larval host plant for the following species: Sarangesa dasahara

Blepharis asperrima

Carvia sp.

Larval host plant for the following species: Celaenorrhinus ambareesa, Junonia iphita

Carvia sp.

Ecbolium ligustrinum

Larval host plant for the following species: Celaenorrhinus leucocera

Ecbolium ligustrinumEcbolium ligustrinumEcbolium ligustrinumEcbolium ligustrinumEcbolium ligustrinumEcbolium ligustrinumEcbolium ligustrinumEcbolium ligustrinum

Eranthemum roseum

Larval host plant for the following species: Celaenorrhinus leucocera, Kallima horsfieldii, Junonia iphita

Eranthemum roseumEranthemum roseumEranthemum roseumEranthemum roseumEranthemum roseumEranthemum roseumEranthemum roseumEranthemum roseumEranthemum roseum

Hygrophila auriculata

Larval host plant for the following species: Junonia almana, Junonia atlites, Zizula hylax, Junonia hierta, Junonia iphita, Junonia orithya, Junonia lemonias

Hygrophila auriculataHygrophila auriculataHygrophila auriculataHygrophila auriculata

Lepidagathis cuspidata

Larval host plant for the following species: Kallima horsfieldii, Celaenorrhinus leucocera, Sarangesa dasahara

Lepidagathis cuspidataLepidagathis cuspidataLepidagathis cuspidataLepidagathis cuspidata

Lepidagathis keralensis

Larval host plant for the following species: Junonia orithya, Sarangesa purendra

Lepidagathis keralensisLepidagathis keralensisLepidagathis keralensisLepidagathis keralensis

Nilgirianthus ciliatus

Larval host plant for the following species: Celaenorrhinus leucocera, Celaenorrhinus fusca, Celaenorrhinus ambareesa, Kallima horsfieldii, Junonia iphita

Nilgirianthus ciliatusNilgirianthus ciliatusNilgirianthus ciliatusNilgirianthus ciliatus

Phaulopsis imbricata

Larval host plant for the following species: Zizula hylax

Phaulopsis imbricataPhaulopsis imbricata

Ruellia tuberosa

Larval host plant for the following species: Zizula hylax

Ruellia tuberosaRuellia tuberosaRuellia tuberosa

Strobilanthes callosus

Larval host plant for the following species: Kallima horsfieldii, Celaenorrhinus ambareesa, Celaenorrhinus leucocera

Strobilanthes callosusStrobilanthes callosusStrobilanthes callosusStrobilanthes callosusStrobilanthes callosusStrobilanthes callosusStrobilanthes callosusStrobilanthes callosusStrobilanthes callosus

Strobilanthes integrifolius

Larval host plant for the following species: Celaenorrhinus leucocera

Strobilanthes integrifolius

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S. Hiremath, P. Manoj, P. Churi, M. Rao, H. Ogale, , , , S. Bharti, T. Bhagwat, M. Bhakare, Firos A. K, K. Saji, P. Roy, M. Mandal, S. Sarang. 2021. Larval host plants — Acanthaceae. In K. Kunte, S. Kalesh & U. Kodandaramaiah (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.00. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/LHP/Acanthaceae

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