Borbo cinnara

Borbo cinnara Wallace, 1866 – Rice Swift
Family- Hesperiidae



Male. Sipping on sand. Rangamati. 15-07-2014


Male. Rangamati. 15-07-2014


Male. Sipping on wet rock. Rangamati. 15-07-2014


Male. Sipping on wet rock. Rangamati. 15-07-2014


Male. Sipping on sand. Rangamati. 15-07-2014

Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Very fast flier. Found in plain land to forested areas. Potential pest of Oryza sp. Like Pelopidas agna and Pelopidas mathias. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Thailand.