Cheritra freja

Cheritra freja evansi Cowan, 1965 – Common Imperial
Family- Lycaenidae



Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 04-01-2015


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 04-01-2015


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 04-01-2015


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 04-01-2015

Status: Common. Habit and Habitat: Flight slow. Found in the vegetated areas, forest edges and hilly areas of mixed evergreen forest. Often seen male on mud sipping. Prefers to flight around bushes close to ground. Unmistakable long tail presents on the hind wings. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh and India. 

Published: 05/11/2016