Euripus nyctelius

Euripus nyctelius nyctelius Doubleday, 1845 – Courtesan
Family- Nymphalidae


Ventral view. Bandarban. 06-10-2012

Status: Rare. Habit and Habitat: Found in the mixed evergreen forest of high elevation. Never seen in plain land. Often seen puddle on mud and moves on bushes close to ground. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, China and Hainan.