The wingless females can be found climbing tree trunks at night.
Pupates in soil below the food plant.
Open woodland and urban areas where the food plant is present.
Recorded in 76 (28.1%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in March 2021
Recorded date range (Adult): 22 January to 07 May
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 16 May to 11 June