Caloptilia hemidactylella

Scarce Maple Stilt


Species Codes

B&F 291 RES 15.013

Other Names

Sycamore Slender

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Species Account

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Record Verification

Grade 3 adults are hard to separate from other species, so photos showing all critical ID features will be required, or in some cases a voucher specimen (seek advice before releasing the moth).

Grade R records of leafmines will only be accepted if the moth is reared and, in some cases, dissected.

Distribution Map

The map below shows all records of Caloptilia hemidactylella (Sycamore Slender) in the Kent database. If you've got a dot to add, please submit your records to us. Use the control below to filter by time span:


The graph below shows at which time of the year Caloptilia hemidactylella (Sycamore Slender) can be expected to be recorded in Kent. Use the controls below to filter by VC and time span:

Reporting Rate

The graph below shows how the number of records of Caloptilia hemidactylella (Sycamore Slender) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

Photo Gallery

Below is a selection of Caloptilia hemidactylella (Sycamore Slender) images from Kent. If you would like to contribute any photographs, please email Click on a photo if you would like to see it larger.

External Links

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