This is a distinctive member of the Phyllonorycter, with a black head tuft, metallic lead-grey thorax and silvery-white markings strongly edged with black.
The larvae produce a long and narrow mine, often with several to one leaf.
Recorded in 10 (3.7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in August 2019
Recorded date range (Adult): 06 May to 28 October
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 25 June to 24 November