Species Details

@Syed Abbas,Birdwing,Bangladesh

Three-spot Grass Yellow Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Eurema blanda
Family : Pieridae
Order : Lepidoptera
Class : Insecta
Phylum : Arthropoda
Habitat : Grasslands
Description : Wet Form (Male): Yellow upper-side. Forewing has a broad black outer band, while hindwing has a moderately broad black outer band. Underside shows typical wet form markings.

Intermediate Form (Female): Similar to wet form. Forewing with a brown sub-apical patch. Hindwing has a broad black outer band. Underside markings are slightly defined.

Dry Form (Male): Smaller than wet form. Forewing's outer band is narrower with a smaller posterior end. Hindwing has a slender outer band. Underside resembles wet form with a sub-apical patch on forewing.

Extreme Dry Form (Female): Upper-side shows broad black outer band on forewing angling outward from lower median veinlet. Hindwing has a moderately broad outer band. Underside resembles dry form, with a prominent quadrate apical brown patch on forewing.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Zarin Tasnim,Department of Zoology,University of Dhaka;information source:IUCN Red List Bangladesh-2015, www.archive.orgphoto credit & copyright: Syed Abbas,Birdwing,Bangladesh.more information please contact with us.