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A common species throughout Belgium.
Hibernates as a pupa.
The moths come to light.
The adults fly from mid April till late June in one generation a year. A partial second generation occurs during September-October, but this is very rarely recorded.
The larva lives on a wide variety of deciduous trees and shrubs like: Prunus spinosa, Crataegus, Quercus or Betula.