Charaxes aristogiton

Charaxes aristogiton aristogiton C. & R. Felder, 1867 – Scarce Tawny Rajah
Family- Nymphalidae



Male on puddle. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 25-05-2015


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 25-05-2015

Status: Uncommon. Habit and Habitat: Very fast flier. Found in the forest habitat. Often seen single or in a group feeding on fluid of rotten crab, fish, tree sap, damp patch and animal dung. Male and female almost similar. Similar with Charaxes bernardus, Charaxes psaphon and Charaxes marmax. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions.  Range: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar and Thailand