Taxon profile


Case-bearing Clothes Moth
Tinea pellionella Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Tineidae - wool moths »  genus Tinea

Scientific synonyms

Phalaena zoolegella Scopoli, 1763
Tinea albella Costa, 1836
Tinea demiurga Meyrick, 1920
Tinea gerasimovi Zagulajev, 1978


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Tinea pellionella (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Australian Faunal Directory [35ef8f2c-4d72-44dc-8626-a383d62afe8a]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Tinea pellionella Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 21 February 2014
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [432981]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Tinea pellionella Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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