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Byasa plutonius (Oberthür, 1876) – Pink-spotted Windmill

Subspecies in India:

(1) Byasa plutonius pembertoni Moore, [1903] – Himalayan Pink-spotted Windmill. pembertoni has previously been treated as a subspecies of Atrophaneura alcinous (Klug, 1836) – Chinese Windmill.

  The subspecies pembertoni is legally protected in India under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
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  The subspecies pembertoni is legally protected in India under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2019. Byasa plutonius (Oberthür, 1876) – Pink-spotted Windmill. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.70. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/3198/Byasa-plutonius
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