|0647 ~ Hofmannophila pseudospretella ~ Brown House-moth|
Resident. Widespread and common throughout the British Isles.
Common. Recorded throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 16-25mm.
time & Voltinity
Occurs in a variety of natural and man-made habitats. Where it is found indoors it can be continuously brooded.
Dead organic material.
Eggs laid on food source where larva feeds up. Pupates in a tough silken cocoon in its feeding place.
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Photo by PRW, 19th Mar 2007, Commins Coch