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Common Name : Common Awl


Common Awl Common Awl Common Awl


Scientific Name : Hasora badra (Moore)
Family : HESPERIIDAE
Wingspan : 50 - 55 mm
Colour : Yellowish brown
Habit : Flight extremely rapid and skipping. Active during early mornings and evenings. Visits flowers and as well as bird droppings. Confined to thick hilly forest in heavy rainfall area. Seen on the wing from May to Oct.
Larval Host Plants : Derris uliginosa
Location : North Bengal
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