Last modified: Oct. 15, 2022, 3:02 p.m.
A common species throughout Belgium, especially in the northern part.
The larva lives under the ground at the roots of several species of herbaceous plants.
It Hibernates as a larva and pupates in an earthen cocoon underground.
The adults come to light and sugar.
The adults fly in two generations a year: from late April till the end of June and from August till early November.
The larva lives on several species of herbaceous plants.