Tineidae : Scardiinae
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Morophaga choragella
Large Clothes Moth

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)12.010/196
Norfolk status
Distinguished from other resident British Tineidae by its large size.
Very local in southern England, scattered records in Norfolk.

Recorded in 32 (46%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1991.
Last Recorded in 2018.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/08/2018128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
23/07/2018128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
22/07/2018127TG20 - Norwich
06/07/2018128TL89 - Bodney/Lynford
02/07/2018127TG20 - Norwich
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Wingspan: 18-32mm
Season: June - August
Foodplant:   bracket fungus, dead wood
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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