Last modified: Sept. 23, 2020, 3:10 p.m.
A common species throughout Belgium.
The adults fly from late May onwards till late September. They are mainly active at dusk and later come to light.
A polyphagous species on trees and shrubs, becoming sometimes a pest in orchards. The larva hibernates in a young stage. It first lives in a bud and later in spun leaves or flowers. Pupation in the larval habitation.