Belgium only known from the southern provinces where it is rare. In 2005 discovered in the province of Brabant.
larva lives on a wide variety of deciduous trees and shrubs, like
Fagus, Salix, Populus and Betula. Hibernates as a small larva and pupates in a cocoon between leaves of the food plant.
adults fly mainly during June and July. They come to light
Meuse, Montfaucon, 25 June 2005.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)