Acytolepis puspa

Acytolepis puspa gisca Fruhstorfer, 1910 – Common Hedge Blue
Family- Lycaenidae



Ventral view. Ruma, Bandarban. 06-10-2012


Ventral view. Ruma, Bandarban. 06-10-2012


Ventral view. Ruma, Bandarban. 06-10-2012


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 18-04-2014

Status: Uncommon. Habit and Habitat: Restricted in mixed evergreen forest and forest of hills. Flight fast. Commonly seen on ground level bushes. Often seen puddle on wet sands, rocks and damp patches. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh, India, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and China.

Published: 14/11/2016