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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Pyrginae > Celaenorrhinini > Celaenorrhinus

Celaenorrhinus leucocera (Kollar, [1844]) – Common Spotted Flat

Subspecies in India:

No subspecies are listed under this species.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Asystasia gangetica (Kunte 2006), Ecbolium ligustrinum (Bell 1923a; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000), Eranthemum roseum (Davidson et al. 1897; Bell 1923a; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000), Nilgirianthus barbatus (Kunte 2006), Nilgirianthus heyneanus (Kunte 2006), Strobilanthes angustifrons (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000), Strobilanthes callosus (Bell 1923a; Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Strobilanthes ciliata (Kalesh & Prakash 2015), Strobilanthes integrifolia(P. Churi pers. obs. 2017), Thelepaepale ixiocephala (Kunte 2006) (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.

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

Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Pyrginae > Celaenorrhinini > Celaenorrhinus


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K., H. Ogale & Prashanth S. N. 2020. Celaenorrhinus leucocera (Kollar, [1844]) – Common Spotted Flat. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.99. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/670/Celaenorrhinus-leucocera
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