Last modified: March 4, 2021, 3:09 p.m.
A rare species in Belgium, though widespread with more observations in the southern part of the country.
Oviposited on lichen growing on tree trunks.
Olive grey-brown with black head capsule.
The species hibernates in the larval stage.
The adults rest during the day on tree trunks or in the foliage. They come to light.
The adults fly from June till August.
Different kinds of forests, deciduous or pine forests, gardens, orchards, ruderal environments where decaying wood is present.