Wingspan: 30mm - 34mm
Imago: Univoltine, a woodland species which is never common locally. Can be found during the day at rest on tree trunks or fence posts, at night it can be found at sallow blossom, it is never a common visitor to light here.
Larva: Polyphagous, feeding on sallow (Salix caprea), birch (Betula pendula), alder (Alnus glutinosa) and honeysuckle (Lonicera ssp)
Overwinter: As a pupa