local and rare species in Belgium. It has his stronghold at the coast and in de Ardennes.
larva lives on Clematis vitalba and Anemone. Hibernates as pupa underground.
adults fly in one, sometimes two generations a year; from May till
August. The second generation is partial. They are active from dusk
onwards and later come to light.
Luxembourg, Wellin, 05 May 2005.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)