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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Pyrginae > Celaenorrhinini > Celaenorrhinus

Celaenorrhinus fusca (Hampson, [1889]) – Dusky Spotted Flat

Subspecies in India:

No subspecies are listed under this species. This is also known as Celaenorrhinus ruficornis, the Tamil Spotted Flat, in India.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Strobilanthes asperrimus(Kalesh & Prakash 2015), Strobilanthes callosus (Davidson et al. 1897; Swinhoe 1913; Bell 1923a; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000), Strobilanthes ciliata (Acanthaceae).

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 > Hesperiidae > Pyrginae > Celaenorrhinini > Celaenorrhinus

Cite this page along with its URL as:
Ogale, H.,  K. Saji, Manoj P & S. Jeevith. 2021. Celaenorrhinus fusca (Hampson, [1889]) – Dusky Spotted Flat. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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