Curetis dentate

Curetis dentate Moore, 1879 – Toothed Sunbeam
Family- Lycaenidae



Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 22-05-2014


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 22-05-2014


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 22-05-2014

Status: Rare. Habit and Habitat: Flight slow. Found in well vegetated areas, forest edges and hilly areas. Prefers sunny areas and often seen basking with wings open. Sometimes male found in mud puddle. Local Distribution: Northeast and southeast regions. Range: Bangladesh and India

Published: 25/02/2015