Orsotriaena medus

Orsotriaena medus medus Fabricius, 1775 – Dark Grass Brown
Family- Nymphalidae



Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 25-08-2014


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 14-11-2014


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 14-11-2014


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 08-12-2014

Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Flight weak and shy, seen on shady areas of bushes close to ground. When disturbed fly away short distance. Restricted in the forested areas. Prefer feeding on fruits and never seen visiting flowers. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hainan, China, Singapore, Philippines and New Guinea

Published : 05-10-2016