Last modified: Feb. 14, 2021, 5:55 p.m.
A fairly common species throughout Belgium.
Hibernates as a larva. The adults come to light and sugar.
The adults fly from mid May till mid August in one generation a year.
The larva lives on a variety of herbaceous low plants and shrubs like: Digitalis, Vaccinium, Calluna vulgaris, Salix, Rubus and Betula.