common species throughout Belgium.
larva lives in the fruits of Sorbus aucuparia, Sorbus aria
or Malus. Pupation in a cocoon under loose bark or
amongst leaf-litter on the ground. The pupa hibernates.
adults can be seen from early May towards July. They come to light.
Limburg, Kinrooi, 13 May 2005.
(Photo © Maarten Jacobs)