Last modified: Sept. 25, 2020, 12:19 p.m.
A very rare species in Belgium, nowadays only observed in the southern part of our country.
Hibernates as an egg. Pupates in a tough underground cocoon. The adults come to light and sugar.
The adults fly from mid September till begin November.
The larva feeds on different species of herbaceous plants, like Senecio jacobaea, Taraxacum, Mentha, Chamerion angustifolium and Centranthus ruber.