|0216 ~ Nemapogon cloacella ~ Cork Moth|
Resident. Widespread and common throughout Britain.
A handful of records mainly on the eastern side of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 10-18mm.
N. granella, N. wolffiella, N.variatella, N. ruricolella, N. inconditella.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Feeds on a fungi and stored products.
Eggs are laid on larval food. Larva feeds by boring into the food materials and produces a little webbing. Pupates within larval web.
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Photo by MDH, 15th May 2010, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 11th Aug 2011, Llanfyllin