Pachliopta hector (Linnaeus, 1758) - Crimson Rose

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species.

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

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  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh3342
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh1
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka24562918581158
Kerala215212281658716
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh121
Maharashtra316211133164511
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha2
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu2131121
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal13211
Total10213512818352032292139

 

Aristolochia (Robinson et al. 2010), Aristolochia bracteolata (Kalesh S. pers. obs. 2017), Aristolochia griffithii (Kalesh S. pers. obs. 2017), Aristolochia indica (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Aristolochia tagala (Kalesh S. pers. obs. 2017) (Aristolochiaceae).
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

Saji K. & Manoj P 2022. Pachliopta hector (Linnaeus, 1758) – Crimson Rose. 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/pachliopta-hector, accessed 2022/08/20.