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Stigmella aceris (Frey, 1857) 
Formerly rare and confined to southern counties, this is yet another species which is increasing it's UK range. Discovered new to Nottinghamshire when leaf mines were found on Norway Maple at Retford Cemetery in late September 2021, there have been quick follow up records from Bardill's Garden Centre in Nottingham and in a car park near Newark Castle in October 2021.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Stigmella aceris 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated September 2021

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