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Name Common name (English) taxon rank parent taxon Wingspan (in mm.) larva host plant Image.
Aeromachus jhora jhora Sikkim Grey Scrub Hopper subspecies Aeromachus jhora
Close wing posture of Aeromachus jhora de Nicéville, 1885 – Grey Scrub Hopper Butterflies of Pakke - 18.jpg
Aeromachus pygmaeus Pygmy Scrub-hopper species Aeromachus Cyrtococcum trigonum
Stenotaphrum secundatum
Polytrias indica
Pygmy Scrub-hopper Aeromachus pygmaeus.jpg
Aeromachus stigmata obsoleta Patkai Veined Scrub Hopper subspecies Aeromachus stigmata
Mudpuddling of Aeromachus stigmata (Moore, 1878) – Veined Scrub Hopper.jpg
Aeromachus stigmata stigmata Himalayan Veined Scrub Hopper subspecies Aeromachus stigmata 26
Close wing position of Aeromachus stigmata Moore, 1878 – Veined Scrub Hopper WLB DSC 3999.jpg
Ampittia dioscorides dioscorides Indian Bush Hopper subspecies Ampittia dioscorides Leersia hexandra
Oryza sativa
Close wing position Basking of Ampittia dioscorides (Fabricius, 1793) – Bush Hopper (Male) WLB DSC 4057.jpg
Ampittia subvittatus Tiger Hopper species Ampittia
Close wing posture Mudpuddling of Ochus subvittatus (Moore, 1878) – Tiger Hopper WLB DSC 3940.jpg
Ancistroides nigrita diocles Bengal Chocolate Demon subspecies Ancistroides nigrita
Close wing position of Ancistroides nigrita Latreille, 1824 – Chocolate Demon WLB DSC 0056 (27).jpg
Arnetta atkinsoni Black-tufted Bob species Arnetta
Close wing position of Arnetta atkinsoni Moore, 1878 – Black-tufted Bob WLB 1E7A1639.jpg
Arnetta mercara Kodagu Forest Hopper species Arnetta
Close wing Nectaring of Arnetta mercara Evans, 1932 – Kodagu Forest Hopper (Female) WLB DSC 9554.jpg
Astictopterus jama olivascens Indo-Chinese Forest Hopper subspecies Astictopterus jama
Close wing posture Basking of Astictopterus jama C. & R. Felder, 1860 – Forest Hopper (Female) WLB DSC 3126.jpg
Badamia exclamationis Brown Awl species Badamia Anogeissus acuminata
Combretum albidum
Combretum latifolium
Combretum ovalifolium
Terminalia bellirica
Hiptage benghalensis
Chionanthus purpureus
Close wing position of Badamia exclamationis Fabricius, 1775 – Brown Awl.jpg
Baoris farri Complete Paint-brush Swift species Baoris Bambusa bambos
Bambusa tuldoides
Bambusa vulgaris
Ochlandra scriptoria
Ochlandra talbotii
Ochlandra travancorica
Close wing basking of Baoris farri (Moore, 1878) – Complete Paint-brush Swift (Male) WLB DSC 6157.jpg
Baoris unicolor Black Paint-brush Swift species Baoris
Close wing position of Baoris unicolor Moore, 1883 – Black Paint-brush Swift.jpg
Bibasis sena sena Indian Orangetail Awl subspecies Bibasis sena 46 Combretum latifolium
Hiptage benghalensis
Close wing position of Bibasis sena Moore, 1865 – Orangetail Awl.jpg
Borbo bevani Lesser Rice Swift species Borbo Imperata cylindrica
Close wing basking of Borbo bevani (Moore, 1878) – Lesser Rice Swift.jpg
Borbo cinnara Rice Swift species Borbo Arundo donax
Axonopus compressus
Brachiaria mutica
Oryza sativa
Phragmites karka
Rottboellia cochinchinensis
Setaria barbata
Setaria pumila
Stenotaphrum dimidiatum
Stenotaphrum secundatum
Close wing basking of Borbo cinnara (Wallace, 1866) – Rice Swift WLB DSC 2964.jpg
Burara amara Small Green Awlet species Bibasis
Close wing position of Burara amara Moore, 1865 – Small Green Awlet. WLB DSC 0033 03.jpg
Burara gomata gomata Bengal Pale Green Awlet subspecies Burara gomata
Close wing mud puddle of Burara gomata (Moore, (1866)) – Pale Green Awlet WLB-NEI DSC 4510.jpg
Burara harisa harisa subspecies Burara harisa
Close wing nectaring position of Burara harisa (Moore, (1866)) – Harisa Orange Awlet DSC 9231.jpg
Burara jaina jaina Darjeeling Common Orange Awlet subspecies Burara jaina
Close Wing position of Burara jaina (Moore,1866) – Common Orange Awlet.jpg
Burara oedipodea belesis Himalayan Branded Orange Awlet subspecies Burara oedipodea
Close wing position of Burara oedipodea Swainson, 1820 – Branded Orange Awlet. WLB DSC 0004.jpg
Caltoris cahira austeni subspecies Caltoris cahira
Close wing position of Caltoris cahira austeni Moore, 1883 - Austen's swift WLB DSC 4180.jpg
Caprona ransonnetii potiphera Dakhan Golden Angle subspecies Caprona ransonnetii Erinocarpus nimmonii
Helicteres isora
Urena lobata
Partial Open wing Basking of Caprona ransonnettii (R. Felder, 1868) – Golden Angle (Male) Wet Season Form WLB DSC 0881.jpg
Celaenorrhinus putra putra Bengal Restricted Spotted Flat subspecies Celaenorrhinus putra Strobilanthes ciliata
Choaspes benjaminii japonica Oriental Common Awlking subspecies Choaspes benjaminii
Close wing position of Choaspes benjaminii Guérin-Méneville, 1843 – Common Awlking-.jpg
Choaspes furcata Hooked Awlking species Choaspes
Close wing position of Choaspes furcata Evans, 1932 – Hooked Awlking.jpg
Choaspes stigmata Branded Awlking species Choaspes
Close wing basking of Choaspes stigmata Evans, 1932 – Branded Awlking WLB-NEI DSC 4533.jpg
Coladenia agni agni Himalayan Brown Pied Flat subspecies Coladenia agni
Coladenia indrani uposathra Indo-Chinese Tricolour Pied Flat subspecies Coladenia indrani
Ctenoptilum vasava vasava Himalayan Tawny Angle subspecies Ctenoptilum vasava
Cupitha purreea Wax Dart species Cupitha Ehretia laevis
Combretum albidum
Combretum ovalifolium
Combretum indicum
Terminalia bellirica
Terminalia paniculata
Ehretia bellirica
Close wing posture of Cupitha purreea (Moore, 1877) – Wax Dart (Male) WLB DSC 5860.jpg
Darpa hanria Hairy Angle species Darpa
Erionota apex White-tipped Palm-redeye species Erionota
Close Wing Basking of Erionota apex Semper, 1892 – White-tipped Palm-redeye--WLB IMG20190828124839.jpg
Gangara lebadea lebadea Banded Redeye subspecies Gangara lebadea
Gerosis bhagava bhagava Bengal Common Yellow-breasted Flat subspecies Gerosis bhagava Dalbergia lanceolaria
Gerosis phisara phisara Khasi Dusky Yellow-breast Flat subspecies Gerosis phisara
Close wing puddlig position of Gerosis phisara (Moore, 1884) – Dusky Yellow-breast Flat.jpg
Gerosis sinica narada Sikkim White Yellow-breasted Flat subspecies Gerosis sinica
Halpe aucma Gold-spotted Ace species Halpe
Close wing posture Mudpuddle activity of Halpe aucma Swinhoe, 1893 – Gold-spotted Ace WLB DSC 3229.jpg
Halpe filda Absent Ace species Halpe
Close wing of Halpe filda (Evans,1949) – Absent Ace.jpg
Halpe porus Bispot Banded Ace species Halpe
Close wing nectaring position of Halpe porus (Mabille, 1877) – Bispot Banded Ace MG 3652̠-.jpg
Halpe zema zema Sikkim Zema Banded Ace subspecies Halpe zema
Close wing position of Halpe zema Hewitson, 1877 – Zema Banded Ace DSC 1917.jpg
Hasora badra badra Oriental Common Awl subspecies Hasora badra Derris trifoliata
Derris elliptica
Close wing position of Hasora badra, Common Awl.jpg
Hasora chromus chromus Oriental Common Banded Awl subspecies Hasora chromus Ricinus communis
Derris scandens
Pongamia pinnata
Heynea trijuga
Toddalia asiatica
Egg laying position of Hasora chromus (Cramer, 1780) – Common Banded Awl on Pongamia pinnata .jpg
Hyarotis adrastus praba Bengal Tree Flitter subspecies Hyarotis adrastus Calamus hookerianus
Calamus rotang
Phoenix acaulis
Close wing position Basking of Hyarotis adrastus (Stoll, 1780) – Tree Flitter WLB DSC 6583.jpg
Iambrix salsala salsala Eastern Chestnut Bob subspecies Iambrix salsala
Close wing position of Iambrix salsala Moore, 1865 – Chestnut Bob.jpg
Isma bonota Multi-spotted Flitter species Isma
Close wing position of Isma bonota Cantlie & Norman, 1959 – Multi-spotted Flitter WLB DSC 3769.jpg
Iton semamora semamora Bengal Common Wight subspecies Iton semamora
Close wing Leaftopping position of Iton semamora (Moore, 1866) – Common Wight WLB DSC 7667.jpg
Koruthaialos butleri Dark Velvet Bob species Koruthaialos
Matapa aria Common Branded Redeye species Matapa Bambusa bambos
Bambusa vulgaris
Dendrocalamus strictus
Ochlandra scriptoria
Ochlandra talbotii
Ochlandra travancorica
Close wing position of Matapa aria Moore, 1865 – Common Branded Redeye WLB DSC 1634.jpg
Matapa cresta Fringed Branded Redeye species Matapa
Close wing posture Mudpuddle activity of Matapa cresta (Evans, 1949) – Fringed Branded Redeye WLB DSC 3212.jpg
Matapa druna Grey-branded Redeye species Matapa
Close wing basking of Matapa druna (Moore, -1866-) – Grey-branded Redeye--WLB DSC 2190-01-01.jpg
Matapa sasivarna Black-veined Branded Redeye species Matapa
Close wing position of Matapa sasivarna (Moore, -1866-) – Black-veined Branded Redeye.jpg
Mooreana trichoneura pralaya Yellow-veined Flat subspecies Mooreana trichoneura
Notocrypta curvifascia curvifascia Chinese Restricted Demon subspecies Notocrypta curvifascia Cheilocostus speciosus
Curcuma aurantiaca
Curcuma decipiens
Hedychium coronarium
Kaempferia rotunda
Zingiber montanum
Zingiber zerumbet
Close wing nectering of Notocrypta curvifascia (C. & R. Felder, 1862) – Restricted Demon WLB DSC 4605.jpg
Notocrypta feisthamelii alysos Himalayan Spotted Demon subspecies Notocrypta feisthamelii
Notocrypta paralysos asawa Indo-Chinese Common Banded Demon subspecies Notocrypta paralysos
Close wing of Notocrypta paralysos Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1881 –Common Banded Demon WLB - MG 8704.jpg
Odontoptilum angulata angulata Oriental Chestnut Angle subspecies Odontoptilum angulatum Xylia xylocarpa
Ceiba pentandra
Grewia nervosa
Talipariti tiliaceum
Thespesia populnea
Urena lobata
Allophylus cobbe
Oriens gola pseudolus Oriental Common Dartlet subspecies Oriens gola
Close wing basking of Oriens gola (Moore, 1877) – Common Dartlet--WLB DSC 2154-01.jpg
Oriens goloides Smaller Dartlet species Oriens
Close wing posture Leaf Sap sucking activity of Oriens goloides (Moore, 1881) – Smaller Dartlet or Indian Dartlet WLB DSC 5939.jpg
Parnara bada species Parnara Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Parnara ganga species Parnara
Parnara guttatus mangala Himalayan Straight Swift subspecies Parnara guttata
Parnara guttatus – Straight Swift.jpg
Pedesta masuriensis masuriensis White-spotted Mussoorie Bush Bob subspecies Pedesta masuriensis
Close wing basking of Pedesta masuriensis Moore, 1878 – Mussoorie Bush Bob WLB DSC 0765.jpg
Pedesta pandita Brown Bush Bob species Pedesta
Close wing position of Pedesta pandita de Nicéville, 1885 – Brown Bush Bob Dzongu.jpg
Pelopidas agna agna Bengal Obscure Branded Swift subspecies Pelopidas agna Axonopus compressus
Newly enclosed, Close wing position of Pelopidas agna (Moore, 1866) - Obscure Branded Swift (Female).jpg
Pelopidas assamensis Great Swift species Pelopidas
Close wing position of Pelopidas assamensis de Nicéville, 1882 – Great Swift WLB DSC 4002.jpg
Pelopidas mathias mathias Dakhan Small Branded Swift subspecies Pelopidas mathias
Close wing position of Pelopidas mathias (Fabricius, 1798) – Small Branded Swift WLB DSC 0113.jpg
Pithauria stramineipennis Light Straw Ace species Pithauria
Close wing basking position of Pithauria stramineipennis Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, (1887) – Light Straw Ace DSC 3078.jpg
Pithauria stramineipennis stramineipennis Assam Light Straw Ace subspecies Pithauria stramineipennis
Close wing position of Pithauria stramineipennis Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1886 – Light Straw Ace WLB DSC 1125.jpg
Polytremis eltola eltola Darjeeling Yellow-spot Swift subspecies Polytremis eltola
Close wing posture Mudpuddling of Polytremis eltola (Hewitson, 1869) – Yellow-spot Swift WLB DSC 0590.jpg
Polytremis lubricans lubricans Oriental Contiguous Swift subspecies Polytremis lubricans
Pseudocoladenia dan fabia Himalayan Fulvous Pied Flat subspecies Pseudocoladenia dan
Pseudocoladenia fatua Ruddy Pied Flat species Pseudocoladenia
Psolos fuligo subfasciatus Indian Dusky Partwing subspecies Psolos fuligo Maranta arundinacea
Indianthus virgatus
Stachyphrynium spicatum
Close wing busking posture of Psolos fuligo (Mabille, 1876) – Dusky Partwing.jpg
Sarangesa dasahara dasahara Indian Common Small Flat subspecies Sarangesa dasahara Blepharis asperrima
Lepidagathis cuspidata
Satarupa gopala gopala subspecies Satarupa gopala
Scobura cephala Extra Forest Bob species Scobura
Close wing position of Scobura cephala (Hewitson, 1876) – Extra Forest Bob DSC 0389.jpg
Scobura cephaloides cephaloides Myanmarese Large Forest Bob subspecies Scobura cephaloides
Close wing position of Scobura cephaloides (de Nicéville, (1889)) – Large Forest Bob WLB DSC 9858.jpg
Scobura isota Khasi Forest Bob species Scobura
Close wing position Basking of Scobura isota (Swinhoe, 1893) – Khasi Forest Bob WLB DSC 3111.jpg
Scobura phiditia One-spotted Forest Bob species Scobura
Close wing position of Scobura phiditia (Hewitson, (1866)) – One-spotted Forest Bob DSC 3743.jpg
Sebastonyma dolopia Tufted Ace species Sebastonyma
Close wing posture Basking of Sebastonyma dolopia (Hewitson, 1868) – Tufted Ace WLB DSC 3265.jpg
Seseria dohertyi dohertyi Himalayan Contiguous Seseria subspecies Seseria dohertyi
Seseria sambara sambara Himalayan Notched Seseria subspecies Seseria sambara
Spialia galba galba Indian Grizzled Skipper subspecies Spialia galba Glycine max
Alcea rosea
Sida
Melochia corchorifolia
Urena lobata
Waltheria indica
Close wing position of Spialia galba Fabricius, 1793 – Indian Grizzled Skipper.jpg
Suastus gremius gremius Indian Palm Bob subspecies Suastus gremius Borassus flabellifer
Caryota urens
Cocos nucifera
Corypha umbraculifera
Phoenix sylvestris
Tamarindus indica
Licuala chinensis
Close wing position of Suastus gremius Fabricius, 1798 – Oriental Palm Bob.jpg
Tagiades gana athos Bengal Suffused Snow Flat subspecies Tagiades gana
Tagiades japetus ravi Himalayan Common Snow Flat subspecies Tagiades japetus
Partial open wing Basking posture of Tagiades japetus (Stoll, 1781) – Common Snow Flat (Female ) DSC 2155.jpg
Tagiades litigiosa litigiosa Sylhet Water Snow Flat subspecies Tagiades litigiosa Dioscorea alata
Dioscorea oppositifolia
Dioscorea pentaphylla
Dioscorea wallichii
Shorea roxburghii
Tagiades menaka menaka Bengal Spotted Snow Flat subspecies Tagiades menaka
Tagiades parra gala Multi-spotted Snow Flat subspecies Tagiades parra
Telicota bambusae bambusae Oriental Dark Palm-Dart subspecies Telicota bambusae Bambusa vulgaris
Bambusa tuldoides
Ochlandra travancorica
Close wing position of Telicota bambusae Moore, 1878 – Dark Palm-Dart WLB DSC 3871.jpg
Telicota colon colon Indian Pale Palm-Dart subspecies Telicota colon Bambusa vulgaris
Ochlandra travancorica
Phragmites karka
Close wing posture of Telicota colon (Fabricius, 1775) – Pale Palm-Dart (Female) WLB DSC 1359.jpg
Thoressa cerata Northern Spotted Ace species Thoressa
Close wing position of Thoressa cerata (Hewitson, 1876) – Northern Spotted Ace (Male).jpg
Udaspes folus Grass Demon species Udaspes Fagraea racemosa
Curcuma aromatica
Curcuma decipiens
Curcuma longa
Curcuma pseudomontana
Hedychium coronarium
Zingiber officinale
Zingiber zerumbet
Close wing Basking of Udaspes folus (Cramer, (1775)) – Grass Demon DSC 0664.jpg
Zographetus ogygia ogygia Continental Purple-spotted Flitter subspecies Zographetus ogygia Aganope thyrsiflora
Close wing position of Zographetus ogygia Hewitson, 1866 – Purple-spotted Flitter WLB DSC 4464.jpg
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