Last modified: May 6, 2022, 4:07 p.m.
A very rare and local species in Belgium. Always recorded in very small numbers or as singletons.
The larva lives on the roots of various grasses. Hibernates as a larva.
The adults come to light and sugar.
The adults fly in one generation a year: from mid June till late August.
The larva lives on various grasses like: Deschampsia cespitosa, D. flexuosa, Festica ovina subsp. hirtula and subsp. ophioliticola.