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Synanthedon conopiformis (Esper, 1782)

A rare species in Belgium, only known from 2 provinces in the south.

The larva bores into the stem of Quercus.

The adults fly in July. They are active during daytime.

Germany, Mark Brandenburg, Gräbendorf, ex larva 09 April 2000.
(Photo © Theo Garrevoet)

Comments to Willy De Prins or Chris Steeman
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