Neptis soma Moore, 1858 - Creamy Sailer

Subspecies in India

(1) Neptis soma butleri Eliot, 1969 – West Himalayan Creamy Sailer
(2) Neptis soma soma
 Moore, 1858  Sylhet Creamy Sailer
This has also been variously known as the Sullied Sailer and the Dirty Sailer in the past.


  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 
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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1212
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland11
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim2
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand22
West Bengal1
Total424212
bz145 , bz144 , bz143

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Neptis soma Moore, 1858 – Creamy 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/neptis-soma, accessed 2022/08/12.