Papilio crino Fabricius, 1793 - Common Banded Peacock

Subspecies in India

No subspecies are listed under this species.

Conservation and Special status

This species is not legally protected in India under any schedules of WildLife (Protection) Act, 1972.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh431
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh2212431
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka22212823
Kerala11711
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh173
Maharashtra13288
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu1031413571
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal145116
Total17697352410272923

Chloroxylon swietenia, Citrus limon (Rutaceae).

Key Reference:
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(4): 11495–11550.

For the complete list of larval host plants of Indian butterflies, see the page on larval host plants.

https://zoosprint.zooreach.org/index.php/zp/article/view/3606/3104

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Papilio crino Fabricius, 1793 – Common Banded Peacock. 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/papilio-crino, accessed 2024/07/15.