Derris canarensis – Kanara Derris

Larval Host Plant

Hasora badra – Common Awl

Other notes

Sujitha, P.C., G. Prasad, and K. Sadasivan. (2019). Butterflies of the Myristica Swamp Forests of Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary in the Southern Western Ghats, Kerala, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 11(3): 13320–13333. [DOI]
Flowers of India (2023): Kanara Derris. Accessed on: 14 Nov 2023. [URL]
WFO (2023): Derris canarensis (Dalzell) Baker. Accessed on: 14 Nov 2023. [URL]

Page citation

Kawthankar, N. 2024. Derris canarensis (Dalzell) Baker – Kanara Derris. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL:, accessed 2024/04/23.