Zipaetis saitis Hewitson, 1863 – Banded Catseye
Subspecies in India:
No subspecies are listed under this species. It is commonly known as the Tamil Catseye, which is a misnomer in many ways.
This species is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
Cite this page along with its URL as:
Kalesh, S. and Valappil, B. 2019. Zipaetis saitis Hewitson, 1863 – Banded Catseye. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.65. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.