Celaenorrhinus fusca (Hampson, [1889]) - Dusky Spotted Flat

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species. In India, it is also known as Celaenorrhinus ruficornis, the Tamil Spotted Flat.

 

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Delhi
Goa111
Gujarat
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Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka1112981
Kerala11111363
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra123217822
Manipur
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Punjab
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Sikkim
Tamil Nadu22
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total11124413132196

Strobilanthes heyneana, Strobilanthes callosa, Strobilanthes ciliata (=Nilgirianthus ciliatus), Strobilanthes wightiana (Acanthaceae).

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(4): 11495–11550.

For the complete list of larval host plants of Indian butterflies, see the page on larval host plants.

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Celaenorrhinus fusca (Hampson, [1889]) – Dusky Spotted Flat. 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/celaenorrhinus-fusca, accessed 2024/06/23.