Species Details

@Syed Abbas,Birdwing,Bangladesh

Smaller Dartlet Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Oriens goloides
Family : Hesperiidae
Order : Lepidoptera
Class : Insecta
Phylum : Arthropoda
Habitat : Forests and plains at low elevations
Description : Upperside of Smaller Dartlet is dark purple-brown.Male's forewing has a golden yellow discal band and small spots.Hindwing similarly with a discal golden-yellow band. Underside is mostly yellow. Females have a narrower discal band.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology,University of Dhaka;information source:IUCN Red List Bangladesh-2015, Varshney,R.K.;Smetacek,Peter(2015).A Synoptic Catalogue of the Butterflies of India.photo credit & copyright: Syed Abbasmore information please contact with us.