Scientific Name : Tagiades litigiosa (moschler)
Family : HESPERIIDAE
Wingspan : 37 - 44 mm
Colour : Dark brown with a few minute semi-transparent white spots on UPF.
Habit : Fast, jerky and straight flier, common along forest paths, remains in the shade and basks on the underside of a leaf. Comes to damp patches and flowers.Territorial, returns to same perch after patrolling.
Larval Host Plants : Dioscorea oppositifolia, Smilax spp.
Location : North Bengal