Like other members of the Caloptilia family, this species rests with its front raised.
The larvae initially feed in a mine, moving later to a folded or rolled leaf of the food plant.
Recorded in 28 (10.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in August 2018
Recorded date range (Adult): 09 March to 10 November
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 20 June to 01 November