Ceropegia hirsuta – Hairy Ceropegia

Other notes

Notes: This plant has been recorded as a new larval host for Parantica aglea – Glassy Tiger by Milind Bhakare from Satara, Maharashtra in 2011.



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. DOI: https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.3104.10.4.11495-11550.

WFO (2023): World Flora Online. Accessed on 24 Dec 2022. URL: http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000598223.

Flowers of India (2023). Accessed on 24 Dec 2022. URL: http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Hairy%20Ceropegia.html.

Page citation

Bhakare, M. and N. Kawthankar. 2024. Ceropegia hirsuta Wight & Arn. – Hairy Ceropegia. 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/ceropegia-hirsuta, accessed 2024/04/20.