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Pantoporia sandaka (Butler, 1892) – Extra Lascar

Subspecies in India:

(1) Pantoporia sandaka davidsoni Eliot, 1969 – Indian Extra Lascar

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Acacia (Robinson et al. 2010), Acacia caesia (Bhakare et al. 2018), Dalbergia horrida (Bhakare et al. 2018) (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.

Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:

Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Nymphalidae > Limenitidinae > Neptini > Pantoporia

Cite this page along with its URL as:
Bhakare, M., V. K. Chandrashekaran & G. Agavekar. 2021. Pantoporia sandaka (Butler, 1892) – Extra Lascar. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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