Species Details

@Tania Khan,Bangladesh

Bibasis amara

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Scientific Name : Bibasis amara
Family : Hesperiidae
Order : Lepidoptera
Class : Insecta
Phylum : Arthropoda
Habitat : All types of wildlife habitat
Description : Upperside of male and female is brown with a greenish color.Forewing is yellow in males, but a less prominent yellow in females.Body dark brown,abdomen with greyish bands.Underside of forewing is brown and underside of hindwing bluish-black
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology,University of Dhaka;information source:IUCN Red List Bangladesh-2015, Evans,W.H.1932.The Identification of Indain Butterflies(2nd ed.);photo credit & copyright: Tania Khan,Bangladesh.more information please contact with us.