Prosotas nora

Prosotas nora ardates Moore, 1874 – Common Lineblue
Family- Lycaenidae

Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 16-11-2012

Ventral view. Bandarban. 07-01-2015

Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 18-10-2014

Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 26-12-2013

Common. 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. Prefers puddle on wet sand and rocks. Similar with Prosotas dubiosa, Prosotas bhutea, Prosotas pia and Ionolyce helicon. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.

Published: 14/11/2016