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Appias indra (Moore, [1858]) – Plain Puffin

Subspecies in India:

(1) Appias indra indra (Moore, [1858]) – Himalayan Plain Puffin
(2) Appias indra shiva (Swinhoe, 1885) – Sahyadri Plain Puffin

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

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
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  The subspecies shiva is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Churi, P. 2019. Appias indra (Moore, [1858]) – Plain Puffin. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.66. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/691/Appias-indra
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