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Caleta roxus (Godart, [1824]) – Straight Pierrot

Subspecies in India:

(1) Caleta roxus roxus (Godart, [1824]) – Javan Straight Pierrot
(2) Caleta roxus roxana (de Nicéville, 1897) – Indo-Chinese Straight Pierrot
(3) Caleta roxus manluena (C. Felder, 1862) – Nicobar Straight Pierrot

  The subspecies manluena is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972
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Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
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  The subspecies manluena is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2019. Caleta roxus (Godart, [1824]) – Straight Pierrot. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/986/Caleta-roxus
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