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Neptis jumbah Moore, [1858] – Chestnut-streaked Sailer

Subspecies in India:

(1) Neptis jumbah jumbah Moore, [1858] – Bengal Chestnut-streaked Sailer
(2) Neptis jumbah nalanda Fruhstorfer, 1908 – Nalanda Chestnut-streaked Sailer
(3) Neptis jumbah amorosca Fruhstorfer, 1905 – Andaman Chestnut-streaked Sailer

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Neptis jumbah nalanda - Bombax (Robinson et al. 2010) Bombax ceiba (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Byttneria (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000) (Bombacaceae). Trema (Robinson et al. 2010) (Cannabaceae). Elaeocarpus (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010) (Elaeocarpaceae). Mallotus philippensis (P. Churi pers. obs. 2017) (Euphorbiaceae). Fabaceae (Robinson et al. 2010), Cassia fistula (Kalesh & Prakash 2015), Dalbergia (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Dalbergia latifolia (P. Churi pers. obs. 2017), Erythrina stricta (Saji et al. 2018), Moullava spicata (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Pongamia (Robinson et al. 2010), Pongamia pinnata (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Pterocarpus marsupium (Robinson et al. 2010), Xylia (Robinson et al. 2010), Xylia xylocarpa (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010) (Fabaceae). Nothapodytes nimmoniana (Kalesh & Prakash 2015) (Icacinaceae). Malvaceae (Robinson et al. 2010), Grewia (Bell 1910; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Grewia serrulata (P. Churi pers. obs. 2017), Hibiscus (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Pterygota alata (Saji et al. 2018), Thespesia populnea (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010) (Malvaceae). Rhamnaceae (Robinson et al. 2010), Ziziphus (Bell 1910c; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Ziziphus jujuba (Robinson et al. 2010) (Rhamnaceae). Urticaceae (Robinson et al. 2010).

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, 10:11495–11550.

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

Identification:
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References:

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K., S. Lokhande and A. Soman. 2020. Neptis jumbah Moore, [1858] – Chestnut-streaked Sailer. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.99. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/1118/Neptis-jumbah
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