Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761) - Common Copper

Subspecies in India

(1) Lycaena phlaeas stygianus (Butler, 1880) – Afgani Common Copper
(2) Lycaena phlaeas baralacha (Moore, 1884) – Ladakh Common Copper
(3) Lycaena phlaeas indicus Evans, 1925 – Kashmir Common Copper
(4) Lycaena phlaeas flavens (Ford, 1924) – Tibetan Common Copper

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh51811121
Jammu and Kashmir UT1311
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT6
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand2491111
West Bengal
Total2911815182211

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761) – Common Copper. 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/lycaena-phlaeas, accessed 2022/11/27.