Last modified: Nov. 16, 2020, 6:06 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. 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.