rather common species in most areas of Belgium.
larva feeds during April-May in a roll, made at the leaf-edge on
Quercus, Ulmus, Fraxinus, Tilia, Salix or other trees and shrubs.
Pupation takes place in the larval habitation. The species hibernates
in the egg stage.
adults have been observed from late May till the end of August. They
are active at dusk and later come to light.
Luxembourg, Nassogne, 09 June 2007.
female (Photo © Chris Steeman)