Eriocrania unimaculella

White-spotted Spring Jewel


Species Codes

B&F 8 RES 2.003

Other Names

White-spot Purple

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Record Verification

Grade 2 adults can be confused with other species, so good quality photographs or possibly a specimen will be required if the recorder is not familiar with the species.

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 Eriocrania unimaculella (White-spot Purple) 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 Eriocrania unimaculella (White-spot Purple) 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 Eriocrania unimaculella (White-spot Purple) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

Photo Gallery

Below is a selection of Eriocrania unimaculella (White-spot Purple) 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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