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Common Name : Small Green Awlet


Small Green Awlet Small Green Awlet


Scientific Name : Bibasis amara (Moore)
Family : HESPERIIDAE
Wingspan : 40 - 48 mm
Colour : Both sexes with greenish gloss on brown UP. Dark brown body with greyish bands on abdomen.
Habit : Status - Rare; Recorded from Terai Forests of Himalayan foothills (Buxa Tiger Reserve at an elevation of 250m on a forest path approaching Santlabari). Seen on wing in May.
Larval Host Plants : Data deficient
Location : Himalayan West Bengal
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