not so common species, but well distributed in many areas in
larvae feeds on stored grain and lives in a tough silken gallery
interwoven with cereal debris and is attached to a solid substratum.
adults fly from June till late September. They are active at
night and comes occasionally to light and sugar. Rarely seen
outside his preferred habitat such as warehouses and other
Antwerpen, Kontich, 11 June 2006.
(Photo © Gaston Sallaets)