Tinea pellionella Linnaeus 1758 (Family Tineidae)

Forewing Length: 4-8mm; Wingspan: 9-16mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? All Year
(Earliest: 25.3)

Biotopes:
Buildings
Food:
(Larva)

Animal Fibres, Fur, Feathers
Parasitoids:
Gelis cinctus Larva

Hypsicera curvator Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Tinea pellionella
Tinea pellionella
Lepiforum: Tinea pellionella


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