Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Colocasia coryli Nut-tree Tussock

All records

2 records (2+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
2003 Honeysuckle Cottage, Heatley Lane, Heatley, Near Aston SJ626464 Adult 1 a photograph exists (copy held by Shane Farrell) and the species was confirmed as being trapped by Ian Rutherford in a letter to Ian Smith. This is the first confirmed Cheshire record and at least only the 2nd Cheshire record that ever existed.
1903 Whaley Bridge SK0080 Larval 1+ a single larva taken at Whaley Bridge - undated record. also referred to in Mansbridge 1940

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Updated: 18th Apr 2018