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Common Name : Yellow Coster
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Scientific Name : Acraea issoria (Hubner)
Family : NYMPHALIDAE
Wingspan : 30 - 35 mm
Colour : Upperside is yellowish with darkened veins.
Habit : Commonly found in North Bengal foothills and in lower elevations. Prefers open scrub areas where it may be seen in slow, fluttering flight; lays eggs in clusters.
Larval Host Plants : Debregeasia hypoleuca, Debregeasia bicolor, Urtica sp., Boehemeria platyphylla, Passiflora sp. etc.
Location : North Bengal
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