The wings of this species have dark highlighted cross lines and are originally pale green fading to yellowish white.
The larvae have a distinctive fringe of hair-like structures on their undersides.
Pupates in loose soil.
Woodland, scrub, hedgerows and gardens.
Recorded in 138 (51.1%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in October 2021
Recorded date range (Adult): 26 April to 14 October
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 15 September to 15 September