Oecophoridae : Oecophorinae
ABH BF
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Hofmannophila pseudospretella
647 Brown House Moth
(Stainton, 1849)28.010
Norfolk status
Common inhabitant inside houses.
found any time of the year but is commonest in summer.
Larvae feed on detritus and other material.

[MBGBI vol4.1 p87]

Recorded in 54 (78%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1957.
Last Recorded in 2014.

 

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/07/2014227TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
24/07/2014127TG20 - Norwich
23/07/2014127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
23/07/2014127TG20 - Norwich
21/07/2014227TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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Wingspan: 16-25mm.
Season: All year.
Foodplant:   Dead animal and plants.
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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