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Common Name : Himalayan Fivering


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Scientific Name : Ypthima sakra (Moore)
Family : NYMPHALIDAE
Wingspan : 48 - 55 mm
Colour : Upperside brown, Underside thickly striated.
Habit : Commonly found throughout the year in the hilly areas of North Bengal, seen feeding on flowers of various species like Ageratum, Anaphalis spp. and many low growing flowers, early in the morning it may be seen basking on leaf. Also visits damp patches.
Larval Host Plants : Grasses
Location : Himalayan West Bengal
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