Neopithecops zalmora (Butler, [1870]) - Common Quaker

Subspecies in India

(1) Neopithecops zalmora zalmora (Butler, [1870]) – Myanmar Common Quaker
(2) Neopithecops zalmora dharma (Moore, [1881]) – Sri Lankan Common Quaker
(3) Neopithecops zalmora andamanus Eliot & Kawazoé, 1983 – Andaman Common Quaker

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT22122
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh111
Assam15221
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh1
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa11
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh1
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka31151
Kerala233335394547
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra181716151333610
Manipur
Meghalaya2
Mizoram
Nagaland1
Odisha1
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim1
Tamil Nadu122113
Tripura21
Uttar Pradesh1
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal924115111259
Total32222633161181214232628
Glycosmis mauritiana (V.C. Balakrishnan pers. obs. 2017), Glycosmis pentaphylla (Davidson et al. 1896; Bell 1916; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010) (Rutaceae).
 
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. Neopithecops zalmora (Butler, [1870]) – Common Quaker. 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/neopithecops-zalmora, accessed 2022/11/29.