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Common Name : Chestnut Angle


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Scientific Name : Odontoptilum angulata (Fd.)
Family : HESPERIIDAE
Wingspan : 40 - 45 mm
Colour : Chocolate brown, broad chestnut band in the upperside of forewings.
Habit : Common in the hills, comes to damp patches and fond of flowers. It prefers shady nullahs, rests on the underside of the leaf with wings wide open.
Larval Host Plants : Allophylus cobbe
Location : Throughout West Bengal
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