Tineidae : Tineinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Dave Appleton,  29/04/2014 - Raynham Lake

Similar Norfolk Species
Monopis weaverella
Carrion Moth
Upload a Photo
 
Monopis laevigella
Skin Moth

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)227 / 12.036
Norfolk status
Widespread and common.
Larvae feed on a variety of foodstuffs of animal origin, in birds' nests, owl pellets, dead birds and mammals, various stored animal products.

Recorded in 45 (65%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.
Additional Stats

Niditinea striolella  |  Monopis weaverella >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/09/2020127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
14/09/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
07/09/2020127TG20 - Norwich
26/08/2020127TG20 - Norwich
22/08/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
Show Details | 1990 to 2019 | 2000 to 2019 |
Express Record Monopis laevigella
We need your records!
Do you have records of Monopis laevigella?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2020
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Wingspan: 13-20mm
Flight: May - September.
Foodplant:   A variety of foodstuffs of animal origin
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
  
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2020. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2020. Data © NOLA™ 2020
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy