Over all length 10 - 20mm. A black longhorn with four transverse, wavy, yellow bands on the elytra.
Woodland edge, the larvae develop in rotting stumps and the adults visit flowers, especially umbellifers.
Status and distribution
A widespread though somewhat patchy distribution throughout Britain. Fairly common in Nottinghamshire and the East Midlands and common at Netherfield Lagoons.
Best time to see
May to September.