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Butterfly larvae only feed on one to several specific types of plants, which vary depending on the butterfly species. These plants are known as host plants.

  • Blue-spotted Crow: Goat Horns

  • Ceylon Blue Glassy Tiger, Glassy Tiger: Ovate Tylophora


Adult butterflies feed on nectar from flowering plants to replenish their energy. The plants that provide nectar for butterflies are called nectar plants. 


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