local and rare species in Belgium.
larva lives in a web on the underside of the leaves of Stachys
sylvatica or Stachys palustris. It hibernates in its
cocoon. Pupation in a cocoon spun in a hollow stem of the hostplant.
adults fly from June till August. They are active at dusk and later
come to light.
Luxembourg, Harnoncourt, 02 July 2005.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)