Mycalesis visala Moore, [1858] - Long-branded Bushbrown

Subspecies in India

(1) Mycalesis visala visala Moore, [1858] – Indian Long-branded Bushbrown
(2) Mycalesis visala andamana (Moore, [1892]) – Andaman Long-branded Bushbrown

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands121
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh47211
Assam1211342
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh11
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka1
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh2
Maharashtra31214276471
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim111122321
Tamil Nadu
Tripura111
Uttar Pradesh1
Uttarakhand
West Bengal121121
Total63810857321313105
Poaceae (Robinson et al. 2010).

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. Mycalesis visala Moore, [1858] – Long-branded Bushbrown. 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/mycalesis-visala, accessed 2022/08/15.