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Eurema andersonii (Moore, 1886) – One-spot Grass Yellow

Subspecies in India:

(1) Eurema andersonii shimai Yata & Gaonkar, 1999 – Sahyadri One-spot Grass Yellow
(2) Eurema andersonii jordani Corbet & Pendlebury, 1932 – Sikkim One-spot Grass Yellow (= Jordan's Grass Yellow)
(3) Eurema andersonii evansi Corbet & Pendelbury, 1932 – Andaman One-spot Grass Yellow

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Ventilago goughii (Yata & Gaonkar 1999), Ventilago maderaspatana (Naik & Mustak 2020) (Rhamnaceae).

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 > Pieridae > Coliadinae > Eurema

Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Eurema andersonii (Moore, 1886) – One-spot Grass Yellow. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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