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Harpella forficella (Scopoli, 1763)

A rather common species throughout Belgium.

The larva lives from September till next spring on decayed wood, under bark etc.

The adults fly from June till August. They come to light.

Belgium, Limburg, Kinrooi, 23 June 2005.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)

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