|0236 ~ Tineola bisselliella ~ Common Clothes Moth|
Resident. Widely distributed and fairly common throughout most of the British Isles.
Uncommon. Just two records taken from the east of the county, the last one from Caersws in 2003. Probably under-recorded.
Wingspan : M & F, 9-16mm.
time & Voltinity
Mainly indoors, occasionally outside.
Woollen products, animal fibres, fish meal, flour and bird's nests.
Case-bearing. Larva feeds in portable flimsy silken tube that particles of food adhere to, much webbing is produced which may contain several larvae.
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