Last modified: Feb. 17, 2020, 12:09 p.m.
A fairly common species throughout Belgium, especially in the nortern part.
The adults fly from mid July till end September. They come to light.
The larva lives on different species of deciduous trees and shrubs including Salix, Betula, Quercus, Crataegus, Ulmus, Alnus, Carpinus, Tilia, Acer, Prunus, Lonicera and Vaccinium. Pupation under a leaf of the food plant. Hibernates as an egg.