very rare species in Belgium, known from 4 provinces only, mainly in the
larva lives on a variety of trees and shrubs, including Quercus,
Betula, Populus, Fraxinus,
Sorbus, Salix, Prunus
and Vaccinium myrtillus. Hibernates as a pupa.
adults fly from mid April till early June, occasionally later. They come to light.
Limburg, Kinrooi, 01 May 2004.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)