A not so common species throughout Belgium.
larva lives on Hypericum perforatum. Hibernates as larva and pupates underground.
adults fly in two, sometimes three generations a year from early
May till late September, sometimes till well into October. They are active from dusk onwards and
later come to light.
Namur, Lavaux-Ste-Anne, 10 May 2003.
(Photo © Leo Janssen)