This species has silvery-brown wings and a pair of white rings just above the eyes which look as though the moth is wearing glasses, hence the vernacular name.
Pupates in leaf litter or in a bark crevice.
Gardens, hedgerows, open woodland, fens and disturbed ground.
Recorded in 131 (48.5%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in August 2017
Recorded date range (Adult): 15 March to 05 October
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 28 June to 02 September