very rare species in many parts of Belgium, but mainly in the
larva lives on a great variety of herbaceous plants, a.o. Galium,
Taraxacum, Rumex and Thymus. Hibernates as larva and pupates among plant debris.
adults fly from late June till early August. They are easily disturbed during
the day and come to light.
Liège, Elsenborn, 17 July 2004.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)