Quedara basiflava (de Nicéville, [1889]) - Yellow-base Flitter

Subspecies in India

There are no subspecies listed under this species. It is also known as the Golden Flitter.

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  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka15111
Kerala17156152
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu8
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total171685611252
Calamus hookerianus (Kalesh & Prakash 2015), Calamus pseudofeanus (Kunte 2006, 2008b), Calamus rotang (Kunte 2006, 2008b), Calamus thwaitesii (Kunte 2006, 2008b) (Arecaceae).

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. Quedara basiflava (de Nicéville, [1889]) – Yellow-base Flitter. 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/quedara-basiflava, accessed 2022/08/09.