Matapa druna (Moore, [1866]) - Grey-branded Redeye

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species. This is also known as Dark-brand Redeye (Evans 1932). The English name used here was given to shalgrama by Evans (1932), which is a synonym of druna (Evans 1949), and a much more appropriate English name for druna.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
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Bihar
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Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
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Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya21
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim2
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
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Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Matapa druna (Moore, [1866]) – Grey-branded Redeye. 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/matapa-druna, accessed 2022/12/01.