rare species in Belgium, more observed in the southern provinces.
larva lives mainly on Rosa. It has also been
observed to feed on Malus. It spins a shoot into a
large bunch. Pupation in the larval habitation during spring.
adults fly from June till early September. They are active at dusk and
come to light.
Namur, Lavaux Ste.-Anne, 10 August 2007.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)