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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Hesperiinae > Baorini > Baoris

Baoris farri (Moore, 1878) – Complete Paint-brush Swift

Subspecies in India:

No subspecies are listed under this species.

  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule IV of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Bambusa ( Davidson et al. 1897; Swinhoe 1913; Robinson et al. 2010), Bambusa bambos (Bell 1926; Wynter-Blyth 1957), Bambusa tuldoides (Kalesh & Prakash 2007), Bambusa vulgaris (Kalesh & Prakash 2007), Ochlandra scriptoria (Kalesh & Prakash 2007), Ochlandra talbotii (Bell 1926; Wynter-Blyth 1957), Ochlandra travancorica (Kalesh & Prakash 2007) (Poaceae).

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:
  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule IV of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

References:

Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Hesperiidae > Hesperiinae > Baorini > Baoris


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K & Manoj P. 2020. Baoris farri (Moore, 1878) – Complete Paint-brush Swift. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.76. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/793/Baoris-farri
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