Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Rhopobota ustomaculana

All records

13 records (15+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
05 May 2018 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 1 emerged 31/5/2018
06 Oct 2017 Withinleach Moor SJ9973 Larval 1 on cowberry
22 Apr 2015 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+
29 Apr 2014 Cat and Fiddle SK0071 Larval 2 SK00866 71581
12 Mar 2014 Withinleach Moor SJ9973 Larval 1+ SJ99947 73691 several
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
09 Mar 2014 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 2 SJ99604 99228
02 May 2013 Longdendale SK0498 Larval 1+ on Cowberry at 1200' SK04179 98941 & 04190 98996, photo taken and leaves retained
1890 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, recorders JC, JBH. Ellis (1890), L&CES Proc. 1931-33, not recorded in Cheshire for over 70 years, Michaelis (1963)
1883 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 1 date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:57-58.
1883 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:78-80.


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Updated: 12th June 2019