Papilio bianor Cramer, [1777] - Common Peacock

Subspecies in India

(1) Papilio bianor polyctor Boisduval, 1836 – West Himalayan Common Peacock
(2) Papilio bianor ganesa Doubleday, 1842 – East Himalayan Common Peacock
(3) Papilio bianor gladiator Fruhstorfer, 1902 – Indo-Chinese Common Peacock

Conservation and Special status

This species is not legally protected in India under any schedules of WildLife (Protection) Act, 1972.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh24
Assam111
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh41311
Jammu and Kashmir UT212
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur1
Meghalaya123
Mizoram1
Nagaland2311
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim146310511
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand21533
West Bengal11
Total8915141371253

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Papilio bianor Cramer, [1777] – Common Peacock. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/papilio-bianor, accessed 2022/12/04.