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Hypolimnas misippus Linnaeus, 1764 – Danaid Eggfly

Subspecies in India:

No subspecies are listed under this species.

  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule I as well as Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972. Species should have been listed only under one schedule, but this species is clearly an error.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
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This species is legally protected in India under Schedule I as well as Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972. Species should have been listed only under one schedule, but this species is clearly an error.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Haneesh, K. M. 2019. Hypolimnas misippus Linnaeus, 1764 – Danaid Eggfly. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.60. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/581/Hypolimnas-misippus
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