Celaenorrhinus leucocera (Kollar, [1844]) - Common Spotted Flat

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology


  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
 
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh2
Arunachal Pradesh41111
Assam12
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh22
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa3
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka12
Kerala311415810110
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra664139644
Manipur
Meghalaya1121
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha1
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu2
Tripura11
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal11121
Total109963361819261017

Asystasia gangetica, Barleria terminalis, Ecbolium ligustrinum, Eranthemum roseum, Lepidagathis cuspidata, Strobilanthes angustifrons, Strobilanthes barbata, Strobilanthes callosa, Strobilanthes ciliata (=Nilgirianthus ciliatus), Strobilanthes heyneana, Strobilanthes integrifolia, Strobilanthes ixiocephala (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 leucocera (Kollar, [1844]) – Common 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-leucocera, accessed 2024/02/24.