Species Details

@Tania Khan,Bangladesh

Dusky Partwing Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Psolos fuligo
Family : Hesperiidae
Order : Lepidoptera
Class : Insecta
Phylum : Arthropoda
Habitat : Shrubs,jungle and grass areas
Description : Both sexes of this species look alike.It is a plain brown butterfly on the upperside.Underneath is paler.Under the forewing has greyish-purple markings.Similar spots are found on the hindwing.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology,University of Dhaka;information source:IUCN Red List Bangladesh-2015, R.K.,Varshney;Smetacek,Peter(2015).A Synoptic Catalogue of the Butterflies of India.photo credit & copyright: Tania Khanmore information please contact with us.