Zizula hylax

Zizula hylax hylax Fabricius, 1775 – Tiny Grass Blue
Family- Lycaenidae



Ventral view. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 03-06-2011


A mating couple. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 20-03-2016


A mating couple. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 20-03-2016

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 weak. Commonly seen on ground level bushes and visiting the flowers close to ground. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam and China

Published: 12/11/2016