An exquisite lichen mimic, with the wing colour varying from dark bluish to sea green or straw yellow with green or blue markings.
Stout green or pinkish. Feeds on bush lawyer. Clings to host stem when not feeding.
Likely pupates in ground detritus at plant base.
Lichen mimic with variable colouring (dark blue hue to sea-green/straw-yellow with green or blue markings; sometimes rust-coloured patches on forewing and abdomen tip). August to March. Flies from dusk, attracted to light.
10 - 13mm