Last modified: Nov. 8, 2023, 12:44 p.m.
A fairly common species throughout Belgium.
The larva lives and feeds in a spun or rolled leaf and hibernates in an early instar and pupates in the larval habitation.
The moths are active at sunset and come to light.
The adults have been observed from late May towards October, with the peak in June and September.
The polyphagous larva feeds on a range of deciduous trees and shrubs like Acer, Betula, Prunus, Sorbus, Pyrus, Quercus, Vaccinium etc... Also reported on Abies, Larix and Picea.
It inhabits deciduous woodland habitats.