Chilades lajus – Lime Blue
Virachola isocrates – Common Guava Blue
Papilio bianor – Common Peacock
Papilio demoleus – Lime Swallowtail
Papilio polytes – Common Mormon
Notes: This plant has been recorded as a new larval host for Papilio demoleus – Lime Swallowtail by Manoj P. from Thrissur, Kerala in 2017 and for Papilio polytes – Common Mormon by Gaurav S. Soman from Mumbai, Maharashtra in 2022.
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Flowers of India (2023). Accessed on 22 Jan 2023. URL: http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Wood%20Apple.html.
Manoj, P., Soman, G. S., P. Churi and N. Kawthankar. 2023. Limonia acidissima Houtt. – Wood Apple. 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/limonia-acidissima, accessed 2023/04/02.