Subspecies in India
No subspecies are listed under this species. This was previously treated as a subspecies of Ypthima huebneri (e.g., Evans 1932). However, their male genitalia are very different (Shirôzu & Shima 1979), so they should be treated as distinct species.
Photo Gallery and Species Biology
The image uploaded here (bj960), has tentatively been identified as Ypthima kasmira, but its identification remains doubtful.
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT|
|Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT|
|Daman & Diu UT|
|Jammu and Kashmir UT||1|
Anonymous 2023. Ypthima kasmira Moore, 1884 – Kashmir Four-ring. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/ypthima-kasmira, accessed 2023/03/31.