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Bassarona durga (Moore, [1858]) – Blue Duke

Subspecies in India:

(1) Bassarona durga durga (Moore, [1858]) – Himalayan Blue Duke
(2) Bassarona durga splendens (Tytler, 1915) – Splendid Blue Duke

  The subspecies splendens is legally protected in India under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
The subspecies durga is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
  The subspecies splendens is legally protected in India under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
The subspecies durga is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2019. Bassarona durga (Moore, [1858]) – Blue Duke. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.71. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/1023/Bassarona-durga
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