rather common species throughout Belgium.
larva feeds from a slight web on the leaves of Quercus,
Carpinus, Betula, Corylus, Myrica or Alnus.
Pupation in a brown boat-shaped cocoon affixed to a leaf, the trunk or
amongst detritus on the ground.
adults fly from end of June till late September. They come to light.
Antwerpen, Schoten, 28 June 2006.
(Photo © Adriaan Peeters)