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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Nymphalidae > Limenitidinae > Neptini > Lasippa

Lasippa viraja (Moore, 1872) – Yellowjack Sailer

Subspecies in India:

(1) Lasippa viraja viraja (Moore, 1872) – Bengal Yellowjack Sailer
(2) Lasippa viraja kanara (Evans, 1924) – Sahyadri Yellowjack Sailer
(3) Lasippa viraja nar de Nicéville, 1891 – Andaman Yellowjack Sailer
Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Dalbergia lanceolaria (Kalesh S. pers. obs. 2017), Dalbergia latifolia (Davidson et al. 1896; Wynter-Blyth 1957) (Fabaceae). Dalbergia racemosa (Davidson et al. 1896; Wynter-Blyth 1957) (Fabaceae).

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:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Kalesh, S. 2020. Lasippa viraja (Moore, 1872) – Yellowjack Sailer. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.76. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/2686/Lasippa-viraja
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