It is abundant everywhere in island wherever its larval food plant flourishes (i.e. Loranthus species - Common parasitic plants called Pilila in Sinhala) at all elevations and flies all the year round. Flight is weak and fluttering. Although flies rather high it comes readily to flowers in all weather conditions.
dry zone shrub forests
Lat: 7.95, Long: 81.25
Spotted on Nov 23, 2014
Submitted on Nov 24, 2014
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