• Common Name : Cruiser
  • Scientific Name : Vindula erota (Fabricius)
  • Family : NYMPHALIDAE
  • Wingspan : 72-110mm
  • Colour : Male UP Tawny-orange with broad discal band of the same colour.Hindwing is tailed. Similar to Large Yeoman.
  • Habit : Prefers moist deciduous, semi-evergreen and evergreen forests. Found upto 1500m elevation. On the wing from February to december. Fond of flowers. Visits damp patches, besides animal droppings and dead crabs.
  • Larval Host Plants : Adenia hondala
  • Location : North Bengal