Phereoeca

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Phereoeca
Phereoeca uterella.jpg
Phereoeca uterella
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Tineidae
Genus: Phereoeca
Hinton & Bradley, 1956
Species include

P. allutella
P. barysticta
P. fallax
P. lodli
P. oblitescens
P. pachyspila
P. praecox
P. spharagistis
P. uterella
P. verna

Phereoeca is a genus of moths belonging to the family Tineidae. The larvae of these moths build protective silk cases and some are moderate household pests.