Ficus racemosa – Cluster Fig

Other notes

Notes: This plant has been recorded as a new larval host for Euploea mulciber – Striped Blue Crow by Abhay Soman and Aditya Kanwal from Solan, Himachal Pradesh in 2018.



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Soman, A., A. Kanwal and N. Kawthankar. 2024. Ficus racemosa L. – Cluster Fig. 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 2024/06/17.