Stibochiona nicea

Stibochiona nicea nicea Gray, 1846 – Popinjay
Family- Nymphalidae



Dorsal view. Lawachara National Park, Kamalganj, Maulvi Bazar. 20-02-2013


Ventral view. Lawachara National Park, Kamalganj, Maulvi Bazar. 20-02-2013


Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 22-03-2014

Status: Uncommon. Habit and Habitat: Restricted into the mixed evergreen forest. Often seen sipping on wet rocks. Flight fast. Hides under leaf when disturbed. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam