Athyma perius

Athyma perius perius Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Sergeant
Family- Nymphalidae



Dorsal view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 20-11-2011


Dorsal view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 23-03-2012


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 24-06-2014


A individual on sipping on wet surface. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 24-06-2014

Status: Very common. Habit and Habitat: Found in plain land forest to high elevated forest, often seen on forest path. Flies close to ground. Flight fast and also with gliding. Sometimes basking with wing open. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hainan, China, Taiwan, Japan and Malaysia