This species appears during the first warm days of March and April.
Pupates in loose soil.
Broadleaved woodland, scrub, heathland, gardens.
Recorded in 80 (29.6%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in May 2019
Recorded date range (Adult): 24 February to 23 December
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 14 May to 14 May