Ypthima indecora Moore, 1882 - Indecorous Five-ring

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species. It is also known as the Western Five-ring.
 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Not known in India.
 
W. Himalaya: Kashmir to Kumaon, and W. Nepal.
 
The species is considered to be not rare (Evans 1932) but its images are exceedingly rare. Perhaps the range and precise habitat of this species have not been thoroughly surveyed in recent decades, which may explain scarcity of modern records.
 
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal
Total1
Not known in India.
 
Evans, W. H. 1932. The Identification of Indian butterflies. 2nd edn. Bombay Natural History Society, Mumbai.
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Ypthima indecora Moore, 1882 – Indecorous Five-ring. 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/ypthima-indecora, accessed 2022/11/26.