Tagiades japetus

Tagiades japetus ravi Moore, 1865 – Common Snow Flat
Family- Hesperiidae



Dorsal view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 14-12-2011


An individual feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 14-12-2011


An individual feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 25-02-2012


An individual feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


An individual feeding on Lantana camara. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 17-11-2013


Dorsal view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 25-11-2013

Status: Very common. Habit and Habitat: Very fast flier. Found in all types of habitat from homestead vegetation to hills. At resting time and camouflage on underside of leaf. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.