• Common Name : Commander
  • Scientific Name : Moduza procris (Cramer)
  • Family : NYMPHALIDAE
  • Wingspan : 60-75mm
  • Colour : Reddish brown with white discal band on both wings.
  • Habit : Occurs in forested regions, but may also be found in open areas, very fond of visiting damp patches. Generally sits with wings open while feeding on the salts and moisture.
  • Larval Host Plants : Cadaba fruticosa, Neolamarckia cadamba, Mussaenda frondosa, Hedyotis orixense
  • Location : Throughout West Bengal