very local and rare species in Belgium, only known from the three
The species occurs mainly in limestone areas.
larva feeds on lichens, but also accepts mosses and the leaves of
herbaceous plants: Parmelia, Xanthoria, Jungermannia, Lactuca,
adults fly in June and July. They come to light.
Namur, Ciergnon, 25 June 2005.
(Photo © Marc Paquay)