Last modified: April 23, 2019, 12:44 p.m.
A rare species in Belgium. After 2004 only found in LX.
This species constructs a relatively large, dark brown, slightly curved and two-valved case that has a narrow ventral keel and can reach a length of about 12–15 mm. The mouth angle is 30–45°.
See also bladmineerders.be.
The eggs are deposited on the leafs of the food plant. The caterpillars make small mines on both sides of the leaves and are full grown in May.
The adult moths mainly fly in July.