Species Details

@Sabbir Hussain Khan,Bangladesh

Dacalana penicilligera

Double-tufted Royal Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Dacalana penicilligera
Family : Lycaenidae
Order : Lepidoptera
Class : Insecta
Phylum : Arthropoda
Habitat : All types of wildlife habitat
Description : Underside and uppersides similar. Wings brown with a long white vertical band that crosses forewing to hindwing. Underside of the hindwing has a black spot and presents two black tails.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Razia Sultana Setu,Department of Zoology,University of Dhaka;information source:IUCN Red List Bangladesh-2015, photo credit & copyright: Sabbir Hussain Khan,Jahangirnagar University,Dhaka.more information please contact with us.