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of the Lepidoptera of Belgium

Timandra comae A. Schmidt, 1931

A common species throughout Belgium.

The larva lives on a variety of herbaceous plants like Rumex and Polygonum. Hibernates as larva and pupates in spring among debris.

The adults fly in two or often three generations a year from mid May till late September, rarely into October. They come to light.

Belgium, Antwerpen, Kapellen, 02 September 2004.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)
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