Papilio castor

Papilio castor castor Westwood, 1842 - Common Raven
Family- Papilionidae



Male, upperside without white spot. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


Male, upperside with white spot in upper wing. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 08-09-2014


Female, upperside. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati.10-06-2015


Male. Mudsipping. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 08-09-2014


Female feeding on Leea indica. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati.25-05-2015

Status: Rare. Habit and Habitat: Restricted forest habitat only. Fast flier. Often seen male on puddle in sand bank or watery trail in single or with mix flock. Local Distribution: Found in southeast and northeast regions. Range: Bangladesh and India