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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Polyommatinae > Polyommatini > Azanus

Azanus uranus Butler, 1886 – Dull Babul Blue

Subspecies in India:

No subspecies are listed under this species.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Acacia (Robinson et al. 2010;), Acacia catechu (V.C. Balakrishnan pers. obs. 2017), Acacia farnesiana (V.C. Balakrishnan pers. obs. 2017), Acacia leucophloea (V.C. Balakrishnan pers. obs. 2017), Acacia nilotica (Bell 1918a; Wynter-Blyth 1957), Acacia senegal (Bell 1918a; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Robinson et al. 2010) (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:
References:

Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Polyommatinae > Polyommatini > Azanus


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2020. Azanus uranus Butler, 1886 – Dull Babul Blue. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.99. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/2893/Azanus-uranus
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