Last modified: March 19, 2022, 3:12 p.m.
A very common species throughout Belgium.
Hibernates as a half-grown larva on the food plant or as a pupa in a cocoon.
The adults come to light.
The adults fly in two or even three hard to distinguish generations a year: from April till October.
The larva lives on different species of deciduous trees and shrubs, like: Crataegus and Prunus spinosa.