Rahul Sharma

Cameraria quercivorella

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Gracillariidae
Scientific name  Cameraria quercivorella
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Cameraria
Rank  Species
Cameraria quercivorella
Similar  Acrolophus popeanella, Antaeotricha, Acrolophus, Chionodes, Monopis

Cameraria quercivorella is a moth of the Gracillariidae family. It is known from Quebec in Canada and Kentucky, Florida, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Texas, Vermont and Illinois in the United States.

The wingspan is 6.5–7 mm.

The larvae feed on Quercus obtusiloba, Quercus rubra and Quercus stellata. They mine the leaves of their host plant. The mine has the form of a blotch mine on the upperside of the leaf.

References

Cameraria quercivorella Wikipedia


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