Leptosia nina

Leptosia nina nina Fabricius, 1793 – Psyche
Family- Pieridae



An individual feeding on Spilanthes acmilla. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 26-05-2015


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 11-04-2012


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 05-11-2014


Feeding on flower. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 28-02-2014


An individual taking rest. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 19-12-2013


An individual taking rest. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 19-12-2013


An individual feeding on Chromolaena odorata flower. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 19-12-2013


Feeding on flower. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 19-12-2013


Feeding on flower. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 19-12-2013

Status: Very common. Habit and Habitat: Restless flier. Flights jerking with wings. Moves around ground level. It’s folded its’ wing during resting. Found in all types of habitats. Common in plain land than higher elevation. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Myanmar and Thailand