Probably the most common member of the group, found throughout the British Isles. Heathland and open woodland.
See also Paraswammerdamia nebulella, both are grey with a white head.
Verification Grade Comment: Poorly marked / worn examples Grade 4
Recorded in 46 (67%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.