Species Details

@Syed Abbas,Birdwing,Bangladesh

Dark Grass Blue Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Zizeeria karsandra
Family : Lycaenidae
Order : Lepidoptera
Class : Insecta
Phylum : Arthropoda
Habitat : Shrubs,Grassland
Description : Dark Grass Blue is 18-25 mm in size.Upperside of male is dark blue with a broad brown area, and the female is dark brown.Underside is beige-brown with multiple dark spots. Underside has two rows of brown spots close to the margin.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Razia Sultana Setu,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.