Papilio helenus

Papilio helenus helenus Linnaeus, 1758– Red Helen
Family- Papilionidae



Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 13-02-2014


Mud sipping. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 20-04-2014


Mud sipping. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 20-04-2014


Mud sipping. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 20-04-2014


Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 13-02-2014


Mud sipping. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 13-02-2014


Dorsal view. Shitakunda Eco Park. 29-05-2015

Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Very fast flier. Often seen mud sipping on hilly trails. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast forest of Bangladesh. Range: Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanamar, Thailand and Vietnam.