Cameraria marinensis Opler & Davis, 1981

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSCameraria
SPECIES marinensis
AUTHOROpler & Davis, 1981
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCameraria marinensis, new species
TYPE LOCALITYU.S.A., California, Marin County, Alpine Lake.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, CAS; Allotype ♀, UCB; Paratypes 4♂ and 2♀ in UCB.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTLithocolletis agrifoliella Braun, 1939: 284 (misidentification, not Braun 1908) (see Opler & Davis 1981: 29).
PUBLICATION Opler, P. A. & Davis D. R. 1981. The leafmining moths of the genus Cameraria associated with Fagaceae in California (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 333:i–iii, 1–58.
PAGINATION 29–31, figs. 14, 29, 83–86, 124, 125, map 9

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
United States, US California Opler, P. A. & Davis D. R. 1981. The leafmining moths of the genus Cameraria associated with Fagaceae in California (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 333:i–iii, 1–58. 30

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Fagaceae Lithocarpus densiflorus U.S.A. Opler, P. A. & Davis D. R. 1981. The leafmining moths of the genus Cameraria associated with Fagaceae in California (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 333:i–iii, 1–58. 30
*   Upperside of leaf, shape oblong, epidermis opaque yellow tan, usually to one side of midrib, parallel to it (Opler & Davis 1981: 30).