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Pennisetia hylaeiformis (Laspeyres, 1801)

A rather common species in most areas of Belgium.

The larva bores into the roots of Rubus.

The adults fly in July and August. They are active during daytime.

Belgium, Limburg, Kinrooi, 28 July 2005.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)

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