house moth

house moth

n
(Animals) either of two species of micro moth, esp the brown house moth (Hofmannophila pseudospretella) which, although it usually inhabits birds' nests, sometimes enters houses where its larvae can be very destructive of stored fabrics and foodstuffs
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seek | Brown house moth larvae feed on natural, organic materials such as feathers, wool and leather.
places to | The larvae of the white shouldered house moth infest foodstuffs.
Keith says " When most people think of moths, they will think only of the brown house moth.