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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Hesperiinae > Aeromachini > Notocrypta

Notocrypta curvifascia (C. & R. Felder, 1862) – Restricted Demon

Subspecies in India:

(1) Notocrypta curvifascia curvifascia (C. & R. Felder, 1862) – Chinese Restricted Demon

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Cheilocostus speciosus (Kunte 2006), Curcuma (Robinson et al. 2010), Curcuma aurantiaca (Kalesh & Prakash 2015), Curcuma decipiens (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000; Robinson et al. 2010), Hedychium coronarium (V.C. Balakrishnan pers. obs. 2017), Hedychium (Kunte 2006), Kaempferia rotunda (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000), Zingiber montanum (Wynter-Blyth 1957; Kunte 2000), Zingiber zerumbet (Kalesh & Prakash 2007) (Zingiberaceae).

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 > Hesperiinae > Aeromachini > Notocrypta


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K., H. Ogale & Manoj P. 2020. Notocrypta curvifascia (C. & R. Felder, 1862) – Restricted Demon. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.97. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/773/Notocrypta-curvifascia
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