Luthrodes pandava

Luthrodes pandava Horsfield, 1829 – Plains Cupid
Family- Lycaenidae



Ventral view. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 16-04-2016


Ventral view. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 16-04-2016


Ventral view. Shitakunda Eco Park, Chittagong. 29-05-2015

Status: Uncommon. Habit and Habitat: Found in all types of habitats namely homestead vegetation, farmland, agriculture field, roadside bushes, gardens, disturbed lands, hills, forests and deciduous forest. Flight fast. Commonly seen on ground level bushes and visiting the flowers close to ground. Larval host plant Cycas sp. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, China and Singapore

Published: 11/11/2016