scarce migrant throughout Belgium.
larva lives on grasses and a variety of herbaceous plants like Taraxacum, Rumex and Trifolium.
Hibernates as a larva, but usually can not survive our winters.
adults fly in two or three generations a year; from mid May till the
end of November, but
were seen during September and October.
They come to light and sugar.
Namur, Lessive, 07 October 2005.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)