Leucoptera spartifoliella

Broom Stem-miner


Species Codes

B&F 256 RES 21.005

Other Names

Broom Bent-wing

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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 L records of leafmines will require either the leaf or a good photograph.

Distribution Map

The map below shows all records of Leucoptera spartifoliella (Broom Bent-wing) 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 Leucoptera spartifoliella (Broom Bent-wing) 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 Leucoptera spartifoliella (Broom Bent-wing) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

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