Junonia iphita

Junonia iphita iphita Cramer, 1779 – Chocolate Pansy
Family- Nymphalidae



Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 29-12-2013


Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 02-01-2014

Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Restricted in the mixed evergreen forests. Prefers shady and well vegetated areas. Often sipping on damp patches. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and China