Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Coleophora betulella

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16 records (17+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
25 Oct 2018 Black Lake, Delamere Forest SJ5370 Larval 1 SJ538708. Birch leaf peppered with tiny holes. Larval case beneath. Larva active.
19 Jun 2017 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
20 Jul 2016 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
08 Jul 2016 Meadowbank, Moore Lane, Moore SJ582848 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
02 Aug 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
21 May 2015 Nether Alderley SJ8276 Larval 2
18 May 2014 Newchurch Common SJ6068 Larval 1 on birch, adult emerged from retained case 06.06.2014, photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
23 Jul 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det male
25 May 2013 Delamere Forest SJ5371 Larval 1 photo available
12 Jun 2009 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Adult 1 off birch, gen det female
17 Jun 2006 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det.male
06 Jul 2004 Lodge Plantation, Runcorn SJ5583 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. gen det male, conf S M Palmer
21 May 1990 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ708751 Pupal 1+ cases on birch, several emerged 1/06/1990
15 Jul 1963 Delamere Forest SJ5371 Adult 1 grid reference not provided. Not known if bred
1962 Rudheath Woods SJ7470 Larval 1 ex birch, emerged 10/7/1962, grid reference unknown.
1947 Delamere Forest SJ5371 Not recorded 1 New to Cheshire, grid reference unknown. Mansbridge & Wright (1949)


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Updated: 12th June 2019