rare species in Belgium only known from three provinces in the south.
larva lives on different species of herbaceous plants like Erica tetralix, Plantago spp., Helianthemum nummularium, Sanguisorba minor
Hibernates as a small larva.
adults fly from May till August in one generation a year. The males are
active during the day.
Luxembourg, Latour, 11 June 2006.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)