Symphaedra nais (Forster, 1771) - Baronet

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species.

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
Andhra Pradesh1113
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh3222538465
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat122111
Haryana2
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT1
Jharkhand
Karnataka2061861622211675
Kerala51211
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh212111256
Maharashtra95101739111317152613
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha21
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan1
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu22
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh1
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1212433725
Total311616221624384865545032
Mangifera indica (Young 1907) (Anacardiaceae). Quercus incana (Mackinnon & deNiceville 1898) (Fagaceae). Shorea robusta (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000) (Dipterocarpaceae). Diospyros exsculpta (Robinson et al. 2010), Diospyros melanoxylon (Bell 1909; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000) (Ebenaceae). Grewia asiatica (Robinson et al. 2010) (Malvaceae).

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. Symphaedra nais (Forster, 1771) – Baronet. 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/symphaedra-nais, accessed 2022/08/20.