Papilio clytia

Papilio clytia clytia Linnaeus, 1758– Common Mime
Family- Papilionidae



Feeding on Jatropha integerrima flower. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 12-07-2015


Feeding on Jatropha integerrima flower. Dorsal view. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 12-07-2015


Feeding on Jatropha integerrima flower. Ventral view. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 12-07-2015


Feeding on Jatropha integerrima flower. Dorsal view. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 12-07-2015


Sipping on wetty sand. Dorsal view. Form clytia. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 12-06-2014


Sipping on wetty sand. Ventral view. Form clytia. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 12-06-2014


Feeding on Cosmos sulphureus. Dorsal view. Form dissimilis. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 24-11-2012


Dorsal view. Form dissimilis. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 24-11-2012


Feeding on Lantana camara. Form dissimilis. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 26-04-2012


Feeding on Lantana camara. Ventral view. Form dissimilis. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 26-04-2012


Feeding on Lantana camara. Dorsal view. Form dissimilis. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 26-04-2012

Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Flight slow. Found in all types of habitat. Generally form "dissimilis" found in low elevation and form "clytia" found in high elevation. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Sri Lanka, India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Singapore and China