Zizina otis

Zizina otis sangra Moore, 1866 – Lesser Grass Blue
Family- Lycaenidae



A mating couple. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 07-11-2014


Ventral view. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 31-05-2012


A mating couple. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 07-11-2014


Ventral view. Bandarban. 07-01-2015

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 weak. Commonly seen on ground level bushes and visiting the flowers close to ground. Like Pseudozizeeria maha and Zizeeria karsandra. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh and India

Published: 12/11/2016