This is one of three Epirrita species which are almost indistinguishable, certainly on markings alone.
This species is the most widespread and common species of the three.
Pupates in loose soil.
Broadleaved woodland and gardens.
Recorded in 59 (21.9%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in November 2018
Recorded date range (Adult): 07 March to 18 November
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 05 June to 05 June