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Mycalesis visala Moore, [1858] – Long-branded Bushbrown

Subspecies in India:

(1) Mycalesis visala visala Moore, [1858] – Indian Long-branded Bushbrown
(2) Mycalesis visala andamana (Moore, [1892]) – Andaman Long-branded Bushbrown

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Poaceae (Robinson et al. 2010).

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:

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Soman, A.. 2021. Mycalesis visala Moore, [1858] – Long-branded Bushbrown. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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