This is a highly variable species with a reddish-brown ground colour with some lighter variation.
The angular projection of the median facia and lack of white head distinguish this from other similar species.
Heathland, woodland, scrub, grassland, and gardens.
Recorded in 120 (44.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in July 2023
Recorded date range (Adult): 25 May to 07 October
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 12 July to 12 July