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Brown House Moth (Hofmannophila pseudospretella)

Observed: 9th August 2013 By: ThistleThistle’s reputation in InvertebratesThistle’s reputation in InvertebratesThistle’s reputation in InvertebratesThistle’s reputation in Invertebrates
Brown House Moth (Hofmannophila pseudospretella)
Description:

A small, rather nondescript moth which came to a light left on overnight. Overall length approx 8-10mm. Can anyone help with an ID, please?
Edit: Changed to match RHoman's ID. Many thanks.

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Brown House Moth

I wondered about that but thought the wing edges of the specimen photographed were too straight and parallel (though I can't come up with a better suggestion.)
Ian