Cirrochroa tyche

Cirrochroa tyche mithila Moore, 1872 – Common Yeoman
Family- Nymphalidae



A male feeding on bird droppings. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 20-04-2014


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


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 18-04-2014


Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 24-12-2014
 
Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Flight slow. Found in the mixed evergreen forest of high elevation. Prefers deep forested areas and fly in canopy level. Often seen male sipping on wet rocks, bird dropping and sand banks. Local Distribution: Southeast and northeast regions. Range: India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hainan and China.