Cameraria pentekes Opler & Davis, 1981

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSCameraria
SPECIES pentekes
AUTHOROpler & Davis, 1981
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCameraria pentekes, new species
TYPE LOCALITYU.S.A., California, Oroville.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, CAS; Allotype ♀, UCB; Paratypes 43 specimens (gender not stated) in CAS, LACM, UCB, USNM.
STATUSSpecies
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 13–14, figs. 4, 5, 43–46, 104, 105, maps 2, 3

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Canada British Columbia 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. 13
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. 13
United States, US Washington 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. 13

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Fagaceae Quercus douglasii 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. 14
Fagaceae Quercus lobata 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. 14
*   Upperside of leaf, shape oblong to ovoid, epidermis opaque, green yellow, all to one side of midrib on lower half of leaf (Opler & Davis 1981: 14).

*   Presumably also on Quercus garryana Douglas (Opler & Davis 1981: 14).