Main: (Tineidae / Tineinae)
12.040 [B&F: 0231] Monopis imella (Hübner, [1813])

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Nb) in Britain as far north as Morayshire, most common near the sea and found more in wild habitats than other British species of the genus. In Hampshire more or less restricted to the coast to the east of Southampton, with no recent records in the north of the county or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 11-14 mm. Larva feeds on sheep's wool, dead animals and detritus in bird nests.

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