Wendlandia heynei – Tilak, Exserted Wendlandia

Other notes

Other Name Combinations: Wendlandia exserta (WFO, 2023).

 

Notes: This plant has been recorded as a new larval host for Athyma perius – Common Sergeant by Hemant Ogale from Sindhudurg, Maharashtra in 2011.

 

References:

Nitin, R., V. C. Balakrishnan, P. V. Churi, S. Kalesh, S. Prakash, and K. Kunte. 2018. Larval host plants of the butterflies of the Western Ghats, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 10:11495–11550. DOI: https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.3104.10.4.11495-11550.

HOSTS (2023) - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants. Accessed on 25 Jan 2023. URL: https://www.nhm.ac.uk/our-science/data/hostplants/search/.

WFO (2023): World Flora Online. Accessed on 25 Jan 2023. URL: http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000334106.

Flowers of India (2023). Accessed on 25 Jan 2023. URL: https://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Heyne%27s%20Wendlandia.html.

Page citation

Ogale, H. and N. Kawthankar. 2024. Wendlandia heynei (Schult.) Santapau & Merchant – Tilak, Exserted Wendlandia. 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/wendlandia-heynei, accessed 2024/02/21.