Monopis monachella Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta Order: Lepidoptera Family: Tineidae Genus: Monopis Species: M. monachella Binomial name Monopis monachella
- Tinea monachella Hubner, 1796
- Alucita mediella Fabricius, 1794
Monopis monachella is a moth of the Tineidae family. It is widespread in Eurasia, Africa, India, Sri Lanka, Burma, Sumatra, Java, the Philippines, Taiwan, Japan, New Guinea, Samoa and North America and South America.
The wingspan is 12-20 mm. The moth flies from April to September.
The larvae feed on animal remains.
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