Last modified: Aug. 10, 2022, 6:20 p.m.
A rare and widespread species in Belgium.
Wingspan: 27–35 mm.
Hibernates as a pupa underground. The adults come to light.
The adults fly from early June till late September in one generation a year.
The larva lives on the leaves of several deciduous trees and the flowers and seeds of several herbaceous plants including: Ononis, Epilobium angustifolium and Honkenya peploides.