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Common Name : Common Banded Peacock
Bengali Name :


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Scientific Name : Papilio crino (Fabricius)
Family : PAPILIONIDAE
Wingspan : 100 - 105 mm
Colour : A gorgeous green and blackish-brown swallowtail.
Habit : It flies in and out of scrub jungle in which it lives with effortless ease. Always in a hurry to move on; spends little time on flower. It is a nectar lover and prefers the flowers of tall shrubs and small trees rather than those of annuals.
Larval Host Plants : Chloroxylon swietenia
Location : Throughout West Bengal
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