Cupitha purreea

Cupitha purreea Moore, 1877 – Wax Dart
Family- Hesperiidae



Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 16-02-2015


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 26-11-2013


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 11-12-2013

Status: Rare. Habit and Habitat: Very fast flier. Prefers forested areas of high elevation. Seen on shady place, rarely busking with wing opned. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines and Sulawesi.