rare species is not
so often observed in Belgium, and most of the observations are older
records. It has his stronghold in the province of Antwerpen.
larva lives in birds nests, on feathers, animal fibres and stored vegetable materials.
adults have been observed from beginning of May till end of October. They come occasionally to light.
Antwerpen, Schoten, 22 September 2005.
(Photo © Adriaan Peeters)