fairly common species throughout Belgium.
larva lives on several species of fungi, especially on Piptoporus
betulinus, also in dead wood. It hibernates. Pupation takes
places in the fungus or wood.
adults have been observed from mid May till the end of August. They
come to light.
Limburg, Kinrooi, 21 May 2005.
(Photo © Maarten Jacobs)