Found in shady places such as hedgerows and open woodland.
Adult moths seldom seem.
Larvae mine leaves of foodplant, living and feeding in a movable case.
[MBGBI vol3 p285]
Verification Grade Comment: Case: Photo of mouth angle and keel, otherwise C4
|Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required|
|Case: A good quality photo or specimen of the case and plant/pabulum is required. |
Recorded in 12 (17%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2018.