Oriens goloides

Oriens goloides Moore, 1881– Ceylon Dartlet
Family- Hesperiidae



An individual feeding on nectar of flower of Glycosmis pentaphylla. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 03-12-2013


Dorsal view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 03-12-2013

Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Very fast flier. Found near ground level. Often visits flowers up to five foot above the ground. Local Distribution: Central, northeast, southwest and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Nepal and Bhutan

Published: 13/09/2016