Rapala manea

Rapala manea schistacea Moore, 1879 – Slate Flash
Family- Lycaenidae


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 24-01-2015


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 14-11-2012


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 25-01-2012


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 25-01-2012


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 25-01-2012


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 25-01-2012


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 25-01-2012


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Savar, Dhaka. 24-01-2015

Status: 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. Seen visiting on flowers from ground level bushes to tree top. Similar with Rapala varuna, Rapala pheretima and Deudorix epijarbas. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and China.

Published: 14/11/2016