Vanessa indica pholoe (Fruhstorfer, 1912) – Sahyadri Red Admiral
Sahyadri Red Admiral Scientific name Vanessa indica pholoe founed in Anamudi Shola NP, Munnar, Idukki, Kerala. also we can see subspecies in Sri Lanka, the Western Ghats, the Himalaya, NE India, Myanmar, China, Japan, Indo-China, SE Asia. A common species from hilly regions of the country. It usually flies from approx. 500m to 3,500m asl but it is much commoner at mid-elevations (1,200m to 2,500m). It flies throughout the year in the Western Ghats.