Last modified: Oct. 6, 2021, 12:56 p.m.
A common species throughout Belgium.
Hibernates as an egg and pupates in a cocoon among plant debris. The adults come to light and sugar.
The adults fly from mid June till September in one generation a year.
The larva lives on different species of deciduous trees like Quercus, Betula, Ulmus, Prunus spinosa, Crataegus, Corylus, Salix, Populus tremula and Acer campestre.