Kydia calycina – Kydia

Other notes

Notes: This plant has been reported as a larval host plant for Halpemorpha hyrtacus – White-branded Ace (Robinson et al. 2023), but needs verification.


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Page citation

Churi, P., and N. Kawthankar. 2024. Kydia calycina Roxb. – Kydia. 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 2024/06/16.