|0237 ~ Niditinea fuscella ~ Brown-dotted Clothes Moth|
Resident. Widely distributed throughout the British Isles, but becoming more scarce further north.
Uncommon. Just a handful of records.
Wingspan : M & F, 11-17mm.
N. pieccella, N. fuscella, N. piercella, some Halplotinea spp. and some Tinea spp.
time & Voltinity
Bird's nests, poultry houses.
Debris in bird's nests, feathers, animal fibres and stored products.
Case-bearing. Larva feeds in a potable silken tube that particles of food adhere to.
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Photo by PGC, 8th May 2016, Llanfechain