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A common species throughout Belgium.
Hibernates as a pupa underground.
The adults come to light.
The moths fly in mostly an elongated generation from late April to late August/early September. Rarely moths of a very partial second generation occur in August and September.
It inhabits deciduous mixed forests and generally habitats rich in deciduous woods up to the villages and towns.