from literature from 2 provinces and some older records in the south of
Belgium, this species is very rare and local. It was observed again early November 2011 in the province of Namur.
larva lives on lower plants such as Taraxacum, Achillea, Hieracium and Cichorium. Hibernates as an egg. Pupates in a chamber underground.
adults have been observed during October. They are active during the day.
Gelderland, N.P. Hoge Veluwe, 23 October 2005.
© Jeroen Voogd)