Ancistroides nigrita has unmarked dark brown upper wings, the underside of the wings are brown with a paler margin on both wings. This species has a longer proboscis than other skipper species.
Larva: Ancistroides nigrita is cylindrical, the basic color of the body is whitish with small green circular spots on its surface. The capsule of the head is dark brown to black with pale brown patches that arrange laterally.
Pupa: Ancistroides nigrita pupae is yellowish green, slender and long cylindrical shape. The pupal length is approximately 37-39 mm or 60-62 mm if a proboscis tube is included in the measurement.