A common and local species throughout Belgium.
larva lives on Galium. Hibernates as a full-grown larva and pupates in a cocoon.
adults fly in two, sometimes three generations a year; from mid
April till October.They are active from dusk onwards and later
West-Vlaanderen, Koksijde, 10 May 2003.
(Photo © Diederik D'Hert)