Elephant Hawk Moth

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Homoeosoma sinuella

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51 records (56+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
30 Jun 2018 Thurstaston SJ2383 Adult 1 Soft Cliffs. Attracted to 'api' lure
09 Jun 2018 Caldy SJ2284 Adult 1 Caldy seashore SJ228840
08 Jun 2018 Ness Gardens SJ304757 Adult 1 Part of Ness Gardens Bioblitz Weekend included Anthony Brandreth, Clare Gower, Hayley Care & Laura Dennis. No quantity recorded
06 Jun 2018 Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB (East) SJ3173 Adult 1 2x MV: SJ311735 & SJ313735
18 Jul 2017 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
17 Jun 2017 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
31 May 2017 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
30 Jul 2016 Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB (East) SJ3173 Adult 1 1 x Skinner 125W MV, 1 x 15W act.
23 Jun 2016 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
22 Jun 2016 Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB (East) SJ3173 Adult 1 2 x 125W MV, 2 x 15W actinic
10 Jun 2016 Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1 determined from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
07 Jun 2016 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 determined from photo, confirmed H E Beaumont
07 Jun 2016 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 1 4 Skinner traps:- 1 x 125W MV, 3 x 15W actinic, 2200 hrs - 0230 hrs
29 May 2016 Thurstaston SJ2384 Adult 1
01 Jul 2015 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
30 Jun 2015 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
28 Jun 2015 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
27 Jun 2015 Dee Estuary:IMF2:compt15 (Gorse Covert/car park) SJ315735 Adult 5 SJ3157373651, car park area
09 Jun 2015 Caldy SJ2284 Adult 1
15 Aug 2010 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
21 Jul 2010 Red Rocks, Hoylake SJ2088 Adult 1
25 Jun 2010 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
13 Jul 2009 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
14 Jun 2009 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
03 Jun 2009 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
14 Jul 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 2
01 Sep 2007 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
30 Jun 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
15 Jul 2005 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1+
09 Jul 2005 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1+
06 Sep 2003 Heswall shore SJ2580 Larval 1 grid reference provided SJ258810 Heswall shore, 1 larva in hibernaculum in rootstock Plantago lanceolata on sea wall
02 Sep 2003 Meols Common SJ2491 Larval 1+ grid reference provided SJ243910, 10 larvae in rootstocks Plantago lanceolata. Many plants occupied.
08 Jul 2001 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
28 Jun 2001 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1+
27 Jun 2001 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
08 Jul 2000 Wirral Way, Thurstaston SJ2383 Adult 1 grid reference provided SJ235836
24 Jun 2000 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1
17 Jun 2000 Navigation Cop, Chester SJ3966 Adult 1 grid reference provided SJ394665
26 Jun 1999 Dee Estuary:Burton Point Farm: Moth trap site by tractor shed SJ304741 Adult 1
20 Jun 1998 Meols SJ2390 Adult 1 sand hills
20 Jun 1998 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1+ few
12 Jul 1997 Navigation Cop, Chester SJ3966 Adult 1
11 Jul 1997 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1
31 May 1997 Navigation Cop, Chester SJ3966 Adult 1
26 Jul 1996 Meadow Moss, Moore SJ575857 Adult 1
20 Jul 1996 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1
18 Jun 1996 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1
26 Jun 1995 Priory Close, Halton SJ540821 Adult 1+
12 Jul 1990 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
1949 Gatley SJ8487 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1951)
1948 Burton SJ3174 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1951)


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Updated: 12th June 2019