Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Caloptilia stigmatella – (Fabricius, 1781)
* phylogenetic sequence #018450
Explanation of Names
Author of species is (Fabricius, 1781).
Forelegs are thickly scaled at the base, appearing 'feathered'
Throughout North America
Fairly common in the United Kingdom
the larva feeds on Salix and Populus.
Probably introduced from Europe.
Moth Photographers Group
- range map, photos of living and pinned adults.
BOLD - Barcode of Life Data Systems
- species account with collection map and photos of pinned adults..
- photo of livng adult.