Tarucus nara (Kollar, 1848) – Striped Pierrot
Subspecies in India:
No subspecies are listed under this species. Two junior synonyms of nara appear commonly in older literature: Tarucus extricatus Butler, 1886 (Rounded Pierrot), and Tarucus alteratus Moore, 1882 (Rusty Pierrot). Tarucus bengalensis Bethune-Baker, 1917 may prove to be yet another synonym for nara.
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Bhakare, M., A. Soman, R. P. Das & P. Churi. 2021. Tarucus nara (Kollar, 1848) – Striped Pierrot. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.