Straight-Banded Treebrown


  • Common Name : Straight-Banded Treebrown
  • Scientific Name : Lethe verma (Fruh.)
  • Family : NYMPHALIDAE
  • Wingspan : 55-60mm
  • Colour : Brown coloured, hind wing tailed or long toothed. In upper fore wings prominent white band across the apical area.
  • Habit : Found in forested areas. Fond of settling on bark of trees and earthen banks along roads. Flight is weak and very short.
  • Larval Host Plants : not recorded.
  • Location : North Bengal