Cameraria walsinghami Opler & Davis, 1981

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSCameraria
SPECIES walsinghami
AUTHOROpler & Davis, 1981
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCameraria walsinghami, new species
TYPE LOCALITYU.S.A., California, Siskiyou County, 8 km SW of Mt. Shasta City.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, CAS; Allotype ♀, UCB; Paratypes 25 specimens (gender not stated) in BMNH, CAS, coll. Deschka (Steyr), LACM, UCB, UCD, 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 31–32, figs. 15, 30, 87–90, 126, 127, map 9

Species pictures

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. 31

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Fagaceae Lithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides 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. 31
*   Upperside of leaf, shape oblong, epidermis opaque yellow tan, mines usually on both sides of midrib, or, rarely, to one side of midrib on larges leaves (Opler & Davis 1981: 31).