Papilio bootes Westwood, 1842 – Tailed Redbreast
Subspecies in India:
(1) Papilio bootes bootes Westwood, 1842 – Khasi Tailed Redbreast
(2) Papilio bootes janaka Moore, 1857 – Himalayan Tailed Redbreast
(3) Papilio bootes mixta Tytler, 1915 – Naga Tailed Redbreast
This species is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2020. Papilio bootes Westwood, 1842 – Tailed Redbreast. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.74. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.