Lexias pardalis

Lexias pardalis jadeitina Fruhstorfer, 1913 – Archduke
Family- Nymphalidae



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


Female. Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 16-11-2014


Male. Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 14-06-2014

Status: Uncommon. Habit and Habitat: Restricted in the mixed evergreen forests. Prefers shady place. Often seen on the ground with dried leaves, where it is camouflage. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast forest areas. Range: Bangladesh, Thailand, India, Myanmar and Laos