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Niditinea fuscella
Brown-dotted Nest Moth (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tineidae: Tineinae
237 / 12.034
Photo © Andrew Duff,  20/07/2012 - 110 Cromer Road, West Runton

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Brindled Nest Moth
Niditinea striolella
Case-bearing Clothes Moth
Tinea pellionella
Wingspan: 11-17mm
Flight: April - Sept.
Foodplant:   Feathers, animal fibres and possibly dry faeces
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
The larvae of this 'clothes moth' actually feed in birds' nests and poultry houses.

Determination by Genitalia Examination Required

Recorded in 17 (23%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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25/05/2022+28TM09Great Ellingham
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28/07/2021128TF92North Elmham
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