This is a very variable species.
Pupates in leaf litter.
Woodland, heathland, scrub, grassland, hedgerows and gardens.
Recorded in 134 (49.6%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in August 2019
Recorded date range (Adult): 14 May to 07 September
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 09 March to 11 June