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Gerosis bhagava (Moore, [1866]) – Common Yellow-breasted Flat

Subspecies in India:

(1) Gerosis bhagava bhagava (Moore, [1866]) – Bengal Common Yellow-breasted Flat
(2) Gerosis bhagava andamanica (Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1881) – Andaman Common Yellow-breasted Flat

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Dalbergia lanceolaria (Wynter-Blyth 1957) (Fabaceae).

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 > Hesperiidae > Pyrginae > Tagiadini > Gerosis

Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. and P.K. Girish Mohan. 2022. Gerosis bhagava (Moore, [1866]) – Common Yellow-breasted Flat. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.28. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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