Last modified: Jan. 9, 2023, 5:50 p.m.
First observation of this species in Belgium was on 14 June 2003 in AN. Hitherto a very rare and local species in our country. A rare species in Europe.
See also bladmineerders.be
The larva makes a large blotch-mine in the leaves of the foos plant.
The adults sometimes come to light.
The adults fly in June-July.
The larva lives in a blotch-mine in the leaves of Iris spp. and also in Epilobium, especially in E. parviflorum.