Elephant Hawk Moth

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Coleophora vitisella

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32 records (44+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
22 Apr 2015 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1
12 Mar 2014 Withinleach Moor SJ9973 Larval 1+ SJ99947 73691
12 Mar 2014 Withinleach Moor SJ9974 Larval 1+ SJ99937 74033
12 Mar 2014 Shooter's Clough, Goyt Valley SK0073 Larval 1+ SK00135 73395
12 Mar 2014 Shooter's Clough, Goyt Valley SK0074 Larval 1+ SK00000 74053
26 May 2013 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ frequent on cowberry
02 May 2013 Longdendale SK0498 Larval 5 small cases on cowberry at two nearby sites SK0417998941 & SK0419098996
30 Mar 2003 Shooter's Clough, Goyt Valley SK0073 Larval 1+ 2+ cases at SK00217 73988, although easier to find across valley to west at SK00208 73963 under shelter of conifers
30 Mar 2003 Shooter's Clough, Goyt Valley SK0074 Larval 1+ especially under conifers at SK00194 74114
12 May 2002 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 2
30 May 1997 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ larval blotches on cowberry
1978 Pettypool Wood (South) SJ6169 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. grid reference unknown. Presumably a vagrant from the hills as foodplant unknown at site
30 Jun 1972 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Not recorded 1 No quantity recorded.
1963 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1 grid reference not provided
31 May 1957 Shooter's Clough, Goyt Valley SK0074 Larval 1 site: Goyt Valley, grid reference not provided
1957 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Case 1 adult with case, emerged 2/6/1957, grid reference not provided
1955 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Case 3 emerged 10/6/1955, grid reference not provided
02 May 1954 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ cowberry, with A Creaser, R G Warren, grid reference not provided
1954 Disley SJ9784 Not recorded 1+ pre 1955, grid reference unknown.
1954 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Case 1 emerged 3/6/1954, grid reference not provided
04 Jul 1953 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Adult 1 Ent. Rec. 66:68-69
03 May 1953 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ cowberry, with H W Wilson, R G Warren, emerged 17/5, 23/5/1953, grid reference not provided
1953 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Case 6 adults with two cases and feeding signs on leaf, grid reference not provided
1953 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 1+ still plentiful in Gregson's original locality. Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1954, 1956), Ent. Rec. 66:68-69
11 Apr 1952 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ grid reference not provided
24 Mar 1952 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ common, grid reference not provided
15 Apr 1951 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1 grid reference not provided
1950 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Not recorded 1+ Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1950 Shooter's Clough, Goyt Valley SK0073 Not recorded 1+ site Goyt Valley. Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1950 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Case 1 adult with case, emerged June 1950, grid reference not provided
1889 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ also J B Hodgkinson. Ellis (1890)
16 Apr 1856 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 1 grid reference not provided, Entomologists Annual (1857), Young Nat. 4:57-58. Ent Rec 66:68-69, Zoologist, 1856, p. 5167


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Updated: 12th June 2019