Last modified: Nov. 19, 2022, 6:08 p.m.
A fairly common species throughout Belgium This species is the commonest of the genus Bryotropha in our country and fairly recognizable as a species.
The larve feed at the base on the stems of the food plant and hibernates.
The adults are easely flushed from out of long grass during the daytime. They come to light.
The adults fly from late May till early August.
The larva lives on Graminae or mosses.