Stigmella multispicata

160010.10 — 0086.1 — Stigmella multispicata Rocienė & Stonis, 2014
Images copyright: Cynthia Van Den Broeke (NE)

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Ulmus pumila

Ulmus pumila




  • Species Page at Moth Photographers Group
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Nieukerken, E.J. van, D.O. Gilrein & C.S. Eiseman, 2018. Stigmella multispicata Rocienė & Stonis, an Asian leafminer on Siberian elm now widespread in eastern North America. ZooKeys, 784: 95-125.
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Stonis J.R., A. Diškus A. Remeikis, A. Navickaite, A. Rocienė, 2013. Description of new species of oak leaf-miners (Lepidoptera: Nepticulidae), with notes on the species groups of Stigmella Schrank associated with Quercus as a host-plant. Zootaxa, 3737: 201-222.
  • Van Nieukerken, E.J., C. Doorenweerd, R.J.B. Hoare, D.R. Davis, 2016. Revised classification and catalogue of global Nepticulidae and Opostegidae (Lepidoptera, Nepticuloidea). ZooKeys, 628: 65-246.