Lasippa viraja (Moore, 1872) - Yellowjack Sailer

Subspecies in India

(1) Lasippa viraja viraja (Moore, 1872) – Bengal Yellowjack Sailer
(2) Lasippa viraja kanara (Evans, 1924) – Sahyadri Yellowjack Sailer
(3) Lasippa viraja nar de Nicéville, 1891 – Andaman Yellowjack Sailer

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam2
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka1
Kerala315
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra1
Manipur
Meghalaya4
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total7416
Dalbergia lanceolaria (Kalesh S. pers. obs. 2017), Dalbergia latifolia (Davidson et al. 1896; Wynter-Blyth 1957) (Fabaceae). Dalbergia racemosa (Davidson et al. 1896; Wynter-Blyth 1957) (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.

 

Hu, S.J., Cotton, A.M., Condamine, F.L., Duan, K., Wang, R.J., Hsu, Y.F., Zhang, X. and Cao, J., 2018. Revision of Pazala Moore, 1888: the Graphium (Pazala) mandarinus (Oberthür, 1879) group, with treatments of known taxa and descriptions of new species and new subspecies (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae). Zootaxa4441(3), pp.401-446.

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Lasippa viraja (Moore, 1872) – Yellowjack Sailer. 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/lasippa-viraja, accessed 2022/08/20.