Polyalthia fragrans

Polyalthia fragrans- Fragrant Ashok
Family- Annonaceae
 
Larval host plant of Graphium doson


Mature leaves. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


Mature and young leaves. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


Mature and young leaves. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


A Graphium doson on upperside of a leaf. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


A Graphium doson on upperside of a leaf. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


A Graphium doson on upperside of a leaf. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


A Graphium doson on upperside of a leaf. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


A Graphium doson on upperside of a leaf. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


A Graphium doson on upperside of a leaf. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


A Graphium doson on upperside of a leaf. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015

Description: Grows in sunny areas and endemic to the Western Ghats, south and central Sahyadris. Flowering season September-November. Found in the southeast region of Bangladesh.
Note: It is a new record of plant in Bangladesh, as well as a new larval host plant of Graphium doson butterfly

Published: 24/11/2016