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A common species throughout Belgium.
The larva lives in a rolled leaf on various trees and shrubs including fruit trees.
Pupation takes place in a dense white cocoon in a rolled leaf, or in the larval habitation.
The moths fly in late afternoon and in the evening and later come to light.
The adults have only been observed from early May till early July.
The larva is polyphagous on shrubs or fruit trees, it has also been found on Picea sitchensis.