Webbing Clothes Moth

Tineola bisselliella

About 3/8-inch long


Cream, with a tuft of red hair on the top of the head. The larvae are white.


Fabric pests such as clothes moths, although not particularly dangerous, can sometimes cause irreparable damage to personal belongings. These moths are able to digest animal hairs and, therefore, feed on almost any item made of natural fibers, particularly wool and cashmere.