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Niditinea fuscella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Brown-dotted Clothes Moth
12.0340 (B&F: 237)

Synonym(s):
Niditinea spretella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Niditinea fuscipunctella (Haworth, 1828)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Tineoidea
    »Family: Tineidae
      »Subfamily: Tineinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini

Local

Resident. Occurs singly in a few places in a wide range of habitats in both vice-counties. Single or double-brooded, flying mainly from May to September. Larvae feed on dry vegetable goods and on animal and vegetable refuse. (Pratt, 2011)

Niditinea fuscella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lindfield, 28 v 2011
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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