Suastus gremius

Suastus gremius gremius Fabricius, 1798 – Indian Palm Bob
Family- Hesperiidae



Feeding on Lantana camara flower. High Court Campus, Dhaka. 04-03-2012


Feeding on Lantana camara flower. High Court Campus, Dhaka. 04-03-2012


Feeding on Lantana camara flower. High Court Campus, Dhaka. 04-03-2012


Feeding on Lantana camara flower. High Court Campus, Dhaka. 04-03-2012


Resting. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 23-03-2012


Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 11-12-2013


Ventral view. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 26-07-2014

Status: Very common. Habit and Habitat: Very fast flier. Found in all types of habitat, more common in plain land than forest areas. Local Distribution: Widely distributed. Range: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and Bhutan