Distribution: worldwide where bees are kept.
Type locality: Sweden.
Synonyms: many. See Heppner (1995) p. 88.
Source of record: Listed by Gowdey (1926).
Method of identification: illustrated in black and white by Kimball (1965) pl. 26, figs.
11 & 12.
Notes: the larva is the 'Wax Moth' - it feeds on honeybee wax.
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