Deudorix epijarbas

Deudorix epijarbas amatius Fruhstorfer, 1912 – Cornelian
Family- Lycaenidae



Male. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 22-12-2014


Female. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


Female. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 28-05-2015


Female. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 15-05-2015


Male. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 22-12-2014

Status: Rare. Habit and Habitat: Restricted in the mixed evergreen forest. Flight fast. Male seen in single and female seen in single or two or three individuals on nectar plant. Similar with Rapala varuna and Rapala iarbus but white-edge bars of fore wing and hind wings are more broaden. Local Distribution: Southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh and India

Published: 31/10/2016