The first record of The Blue Admiral Kaniska canace Linnaeus, 1763 (Nymphalidae: Lepidoptera) from Bangladesh

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Amit Kumer Neogi
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2488-7884
Md Jayedul Islam
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7612-6668
Md Shalauddin
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1947-8242
Anik Chandra Mondal
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6120-4547
Safayat Hossain
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2856-3078

Abstract

Moulvibazar district has been recognized as one of the biodiversity rich pockets close to the boundary side of Assam of India and situated in the North-eastern part of Bangladesh. Adompur reserve forest is one of the biodiversity hotspot  in the North-eastern. The current article confirm, the presence of  Kaniska canace Linnaeus, 1763, (Nymphalidae: Lepidoptera) which was not previously recorded in Bangladesh. This species was first recorded on 17 March 2017 at 15.30 (GMT+6) local time in the coordination of  N 24°18'9.46"; E 91°55'4.23" at Kauyargola   forest   beat, Adampur reserve forest in Moulvibazar District.


 

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Neogi, A.K., Islam, M.J., Shalauddin, M., Mondal, A.C. and Hossain, S. 2018. The first record of The Blue Admiral Kaniska canace Linnaeus, 1763 (Nymphalidae: Lepidoptera) from Bangladesh. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 10, 10 (Sep. 2018), 12429–12431. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.3442.10.10.12429-12431.
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