Main: (Tineidae / Tineinae)
12.031 [B&F: 0239] Tinea columbariella Wocke, 1877

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Na) in and around farm buildings and houses in southern England, with records north to Lancashire. In Hampshire recorded only from Southsea, Fareham and Chandler's Ford in the south, and Itchen Abbas in the north. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 8-16 mm. Resembles dark forms of one of the Case-bearing Clothes Moth T. pellionella group but the first discal and plical stigmata are lacking and the second discal is sometimes scarcely visible. Larva feeds on feathers in bird nests and detritus, living within a silken case.

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Chandler's Ford11007/2003Adult
Southsea11118/07/1996Adult
Southsea11106/07/1977Adult
Southsea11108/07/1981Adult
Southsea11126/07/1979Adult
Southsea11110/07/1995Adult
Southsea11129/07/2011Adult
Fareham11113/06/2004Adult
Fareham11114/07/2004Adult
Funtley11104/09/2014Adult
Itchen Abbas12110/07/1968Adult
Itchen Abbas12116/07/1967Adult
Itchen Abbas12119/07/1975Adult
Totton11111/06/2015Adult
Southsea11122/05/1989Adult
Winchester11115/07/1985Adult
Winchester11106/07/1983Adult
Winchester11105/07/1985Adult
Winchester11126/06/1986Adult
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