Last modified: Nov. 4, 2023, 10:01 a.m.
A rare but widespread species in Belgium, especially in the southern provinces.
Larvae in leaves, spun into a tube. Hibernates as a pupa spun between leaves of the food plant. The adults are active during sunny days.
The adults have been observed from early May till early August in two or three generations a year.
The larva lives on Clematis vitalba.
It favors dry, sunny biotopes with strong herbaceous vegetation.