Viola sp. – Violets

Other notes

Notes: This plant has been recorded as a new larval host for Argynnis castetsi – Palni Fritillary by Ashok Sengupta from Idukki, Kerala in 2015.

Page citation

Sengupta, A. and N. Kawthankar 2024. Viola sp. L. – Violets. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL:, accessed 2024/07/12.