Badamia exclamationis

Badamia exclamationis Fabricius, 1775 – Brown Awl
Family- Hesperiidae



An individual feeding on Tectona grandis flower. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 29-07-2016


An individual feeding on Tectona grandis flower. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 29-07-2016

Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Very fast flier. Moves from ground level to tree top. At resting time and camouflage on underside of leaf. It has migratory habit. Local Distribution: Central, northeast, southeast and southwest regions. Range: Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Malay Peninsula, Java, Borneo, Sumatra, Philippines, New Guinea and Japan.