Artipe eryx

Artipe eryx eryx Linnaeus, 1771 – Green Flash
Family- Lycaenidae



Male. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 14-02-2015


Male. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 14-02-2015

Status: Very rare. Habit and Habitat: Fast flier. Found in the shady place of mixed evergreen forests. Mainly seen on bushes close to ground. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and China. 

Published: 11/11/2016