Case Bearing Clothes Moth (Tinea Pellionella)
Case bearing clothes moths are a pale silver-brown colour with dark spots. They are between 7-11mm long. The larvae are approximately 10mm long and cream in colour. They will feed on wool, fur, feathers and hair and make themselves a portable cocoon from these fibres. The larval stage lasts up to 3 months before they spin the cocoon to pupate in. The case bearing clothes moths can live in outbuildings and birds’ nests as well as inside.
If you have a moth problem and want to protect your home or business against the damage moths can bring then be sure to contact Eraserpest who will advise you on the best treatment.