Last modified: Jan. 30, 2020, 12:55 p.m.
A rare species in Belgium, mainly in the centre part of the country.
The adults fly in one generation a year; onwards from early June towards late August. The moths are active in afternoon and evening and later come to light.
The polyphagous larva lives in spun leaves of Urtica, Chelidonium, Convolvulvus, Euphorbia, Rumex, Aconitum, Lilium, Anthriscus, Aster, Rosa, Lonicera xylosteum, Acer, Quercus and many more... Hibernates in the larval stage.