Tineidae : Niditinae
Photo © Andrew Duff,  20/07/2012 - 110 Cromer Road, West Runton

Similar Norfolk Species
Niditinea striolella
Brindled Clothes Moth
Tinea pellionella
Case-bearing Clothes Moth
Niditinea fuscella
237 Brown-dotted Clothes Moth
(Linnaeus, 1758)12.034
Norfolk status
The larvae of this 'clothes moth' actually feed in birds' nests and poultry houses.

Recorded in 20 (29%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
03/07/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
02/07/2014128TM09 - Attleborough
22/06/2014128TF52 - Terrington
26/07/2013127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
19/06/2013127TG24 - Cromer
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Wingspan: 11-17mm
Season: April - Sept.
Foodplant:   Feathers, animal fibres and possibly dry faeces
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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