Species Factsheet

Cameraria ohridella


Complete name: Cameraria ohridella Deschka & Dimic 1985
Taxonomy: Insecta » Arthropoda » Insecta » Lepidoptera » Gracillariidae » Cameraria ohridella
Authors: Sylvie Augustin
Last updated: October 20th, 2006

Common Names

Horse chestnut leaf-miner.


Cameraria ohridella

Short Description

Tiny moth, 3-5mm long with phytophagous larvae, mining leaves of white-flowered horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum); can also develop on other Aesculus species and occasionally on maple.