An uncommon species in Belgium.
larva lives on Populus. It makes a small, oval
mine between two veins on the underside of the leaf. Pupation inside
the mine. The pupa of the second generation hibernates.
adults fly in two generations a year; in April-May and in
Antwerpen, Schoten, 28 April 2007.
worn individual (Photo © Adriaan Peeters)