Last modified: Feb. 21, 2020, 5:53 p.m.
A not so common species throughout Belgium.
Hibernates as an adult. They come to light and sugar.
The adults fly from early October onwards, and after hibernation, back again till late April in one generation.
The larva lives first on various species of deciduous trees like Malus, Prunus spinosa and Salix. Later on various species of herbaceous plants like Taraxacum.