A widespread but scattered
species throughout Belgium.
larva lives mainly on Prunus spinosa, spinning a messy whitish silken gallery amongst the leaves. It pupates in a greyish cocoon in or near the larval gallery.
adults fly in one generation a year; onwards from the end of June till the end of August. They are active
during the night and come to light.
Hainaut, Rongy, 07 July 2007.
(Photo © Chris Snyers)