Species Details

@Syed Abbas,Birdwing,Bangladesh

Grey Count Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Tanaecia lepidea
Family : Nymphalidae
Order : Lepidoptera
Class : Insecta
Phylum : Arthropoda
Habitat : All types of wildlife habitat
Description : The Grey Countis dark brown.The upperside of the wings has a pale grey margin on the forewing, which gradually broadens and covers most of the hindwings. The underside of the forewings is yellowish brown and of a brighter yellow that pales to grey on the hindwings.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Shahtaj Islam Sakaal,Department of Zoology,University of Dhaka;information source:IUCN Red List Bangladesh-2015, indiabiodiversity.org;photo credit & copyright: Syed Abbasmore information please contact with us.