This is a very distinctive species and is unlikely to be confused with any other. It is the only member of the Eidophasia genus that occurs in the UK.
Pupates in a very loose silken mesh attached to the underside of a leaf.
Wasteland and other open places where the foodplant grows.
Recorded in 5 (1.9%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in June 2014
Recorded date range (Adult): 13 June to 04 July