very rare and local species in Belgium mainly known from the three
southern provinces. Recently (2010) observed in the province of
Limburg, whether this is a vagrant or perhaps a small population is not
larva lives on Pinus, Abies or Larix. Hibernates as a pupa on the ground.
adults fly from May till late July in one generation a year. They come to light.
Meuse, Montfaucon, 25 June 2005.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)