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33a0237 – 0747   Cameraria cretaceella (Braun, 1925)

C. Eiseman, Eiseman & Davis (2020)
Distribution: AZ, NM - Eiseman & Davis (2020).
Type locality: White House Canyon, Santa Rita Mtns., AZ.
Field Marks:
See Eiseman & Davis (2020), Zootaxa, 4751(2): 206.
Genitalia: See Eiseman & Davis (2020), Zootaxa, 4751(2): 206.
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Synonymy: Lithocolletis cretaceella Braun, 1925
Taxonomic Notes: Cameraria cretaceella (Braun, 1925), n. comb., was formerly in the genus Phyllonorycter, Eiseman & Davis (2020), Zootaxa, 4751(2): 206.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Braun, A.F., 1925. New Microlepidoptera from the southwest. The Canadian Entomologist, 57(6): 147-150.
  • Eiseman, C.S. & D.R. Davis, 2020. Wrong side of the leaf: assigning some Lithocolletinae species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) to their proper genera. Zootaxa, 4751(2): 201-237.
Cameraria cretaceella
LG – USNM, Karolyn Darrow

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