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A common species throughout Belgium.
The larva lives in a slight web on the underside of a leaf.
Pupation in a white cocoon spun amongst detritus. The species hibernates in the pupal stage.
The moths like to rest on their food plants during the day. They come to light.
One generation a year: from early May till mid September. Autumn specimens might belong to a partial second generation.
Fenland, wetlands, damp woodland, river banks, gardens, etc.