Cameraria cretaceella (Braun, 1925)

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSCameraria
SPECIES cretaceella
AUTHOR(Braun, 1925)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLithocolletis cretaceella n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[U.S.A.], Arizona, Santa Rita Mountains, White House Canyon, mine on Quercus hypoleucoides, leg. A. Braun.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 31°50'0" Longitude: -110°45'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTTransferred to Cameraria by Eiseman & Davis 2020: 206.
PUBLICATION Braun, A. F. 1925a. New Microlepidoptera from the southwest. - Canadian Entomologist 57:147–150.
PAGINATION 148

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
United States, US Arizona Braun, A. F. 1925a. New Microlepidoptera from the southwest. - Canadian Entomologist 57:147–150. 148
United States, US New Mexico Eiseman, C. S. & Davis, D. R. 2020. Wrong side of the leaf: assigning some Lithocolletinae species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) to their proper genera - Zootaxa 4751(2):201–237. 208

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Fagaceae Quercus hypoleucoides U.S.A. Braun, A. F. 1925a. New Microlepidoptera from the southwest. - Canadian Entomologist 57:147–150. 148
*   Yellowish and brownish blotch mine on the upperside of a leaf, with a single wrinkle in the epidermis (Braun 1925a: 148).