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International Journal of Agricultural and Applied Sciences, December 2023, 4(2): 113-119


ISSN: 2582-8053



Review Article


Skipper butterflies (Hesperiidae: Lepidoptera) common to Sulawesi (Indonesia) and India, with their host plants


Akhlaq Husain1 and Wajid Hasan2

1(Zoological Survey of India, former Scientist-E)

41, Hari Vihar, Vijay Park, Chakrata Road, Dehra Dun-248001, Uttarakhand, India.

2Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jehanabad, BAU, Sabour, Bihar

*Corresponding author e-mail: drakhlaqhusain@gmail.com

(Received: 31/08/2023; Revised: 19/10/2023; Accepted: 28/11/2023; Published: 20/12/2023)



The present communication deals with the Skipper butterflies (Hesperiidae: Lepidoptera) common to Sulawesi (Indonesia) and India with their common names, host plants and updating.

Keywords: Skippers, Sulawesi and India.