Danaus chrysippus

Danaus chrysippus Linnaeus, 1758 – Plain Tiger
Family- Nymphalidae
Adult



A male. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 06-05-2012


Dorsal view. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 03-04-2014


A female feeding on Cosmos sulphureus. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 14-11-2012


A male feeding on flower. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 03-10-2014


Male. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 04-04-2014


A male feeding on Heliotropium indicum. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 30-03-2016


A mating pair. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 20-04-2016


A male feeding on Tagetes patula. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 22-03-2012


Male. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 22-03-2012


Female. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 04-05-2012


Male. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 06-05-2012


Male feeding on Cosmos sulphureus. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 06-11-2012


Male. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 06-11-2012


Male. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 14-11-2012


Female (Dorsal view). Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 23-12-2014


A female laied her eggs on Pergularia daemia flowers bud. Belgachi Railgate, Chuadanga. 02-06-2016

Status: Very common. Habit and Habitat: Fly slowly with up and down. Found in plainland to high elevation. More common in plainland. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Arabia to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Hainan, China, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore and Philippines.

Early Stage: Egg


Egg. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 17-03-2016

Early Stage: Larvae


A 5th instar larvae. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 06-03-2012

Early Stage: Pupae


Pink form. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 28-03-2016


Matured pupae. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 30-10-2015