Barkfly - Stenopsocus immaculatus

Barkfly - Stenopsocus immaculatus

Observation - Barkfly - Stenopsocus immaculatus - UK and Ireland. Description: A tiny insect with Caddis like wings extending way beyond a small body. Bold black eyes and antennae equal to total body and wing length. It was less than 10mm long and came to a light trap.

A tiny insect with Caddis like wings extending way beyond a small body. Bold black eyes and antennae equal to total body and wing length.
It was less than 10mm long and came to a light trap.
This has now been identified by Keith Alexander of the National Barkfly Recording Scheme to whom I add my thanks.