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Genus Cameraria

Poison Ivy Leaf Miner - Cameraria guttifinitella Cameraria, lateral - Cameraria Cameraria cincinnatiella  - Cameraria Gracilariidae (Leaf Blotch Miner) on Oak, spent pupaX - Cameraria Unid Leafminer Gtr6 - Cameraria guttifinitella Linear mine on hazelnut [not basswood] - Cameraria corylisella GRACILLARIIDAE Lithocolletinae: 0822 Cameraria guttifinitella - New Brunswick - Cameraria guttifinitella Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Acer rubrum D488 2017 4 - Cameraria saccharella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Ribbed Cocoon-maker and Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Family Gracillariidae (Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Subfamily Lithocolletinae
Genus Cameraria
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cameraria Chapman, 1902
Numbers
There are about 53 species of Cameraria in America north of Mexico. (1)
Life Cycle
leaf miners
Print References
Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, v. 333.(2)
Braun, A.F., 1908. Revision of the North American species of the genus Lithocolletis Hübner (3)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - many of the Cameraria species. (pinned)
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.The Leafmining Moths of the Genus Cameraria Associated with Fagaceae in California (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae)
Paul A. Opler and R. Donald Davis. 1981. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology: no. 333.
3.Revision of the North American species of the genus Lithocolletis Hübner
Annette F. Braun. 1908. University of Cincinnati.