A not so common species throughout Belgium.
larva lives on Rubus spp., Fragaria vesca and Vaccinium. It hibernates as a small larva and pupates in a cocoon.
adults fly from early June till the end of August in one generation a
year. In favourable years a partial second generation occurs
during September-October. They come to light.
Antwerpen, Viersel, 20 June 2005.
(Photo © Maarten Jacobs)