Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Scopula ternata Smoky Wave

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63 records (181+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
16 Jun 2017 Upper Dane Valley SK0066 Adult 1 Dane Cottage, Wildboarclough, SK000665 - 125w Robinson trap
01 Jun 2017 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 4 15w Actinic Heath trap @ SJ90565 70559 (2), 6w Actinic Heath trap @ 90583 70325 (2)
26 Jun 2016 Taxal Moor SK0079 Adult 1 SK000792
23 Jun 2016 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 5 2 traps @ SJ905706, also five at dusk
07 Jun 2016 Taxal Moor SJ9980 Adult 5
06 Jun 2016 Cowbury Dale & Buckton Moor SD9901 Adult 7 at SD991011 amongst bilberry
02 Oct 2015 Yarnshaw Hill SJ9870 Larval 2
29 Jun 2015 Brockholes Wood Reserve SE0700 Adult 3
21 Jun 2015 Taxal Moor SJ9980 Adult 1
11 Jun 2015 Brockholes Wood, Crowden SE071000 Adult 1 2 traps
22 Jun 2014 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9999 Adult 1
22 Jun 2014 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9898 Adult 5
22 Jun 2014 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9998 Adult 7
20 Jun 2014 Withens Brook SE0901 Adult 28
06 Jun 2014 Longdendale SK1199 Adult 1
02 May 2014 Brockholes Wood, Crowden SK0799 Larval 1 on heather, in enclosure above quarry SK07293 99951
30 Apr 2014 High Moor SJ9770 Larval 1 off heather
26 Jun 2013 Goyt's Clough (VC58) SK0173 Adult 2
26 Jun 2013 Stake Side , Goyt Valley SK0073 Adult 2
25 Jun 2013 Yarnshaw Hill SJ9870 Adult 20
19 May 2013 Hobson Moor SJ9997 Larval 1 off heather by roadside below Moorside Farm
06 May 2013 Holme Moss SE0804 Larval 1 off heather
12 Jul 2012 Hoo Moor SK0076 Adult 6 photo available
17 Jun 2003 Cat & Fiddle, Wildboarclough SK0071 Adult 1 ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL April 2004 2004/087, specimen retained Netted Nick Littlewood Nick Littlewood has confirmed that he will send a photo of the specimen which he still has.
07 Jun 2003 Shooter's Clough, Goyt Valley SK0074 Adult 7 including on steep east facing slope above reservoir
17 Jun 2000 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9998 Adult 1+
17 Jun 2000 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9898 Adult 1+ few
16 Jun 2000 Cut-thorn Hill SK0068 Adult 2
13 Jun 1999 Woodhead, Longdendale SK1199 Adult 1
19 Jul 1996 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1+ ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006 several
18 Jul 1996 Goyt Valley VC58 SK0173 Adult 1+ ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006 few
18 Jul 1996 Goyt Valley VC58 SK0172 Adult 1 ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006
18 Jul 1996 Stake Side , Goyt Valley SK0073 Adult 1+ ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006 few
11 Jul 1996 Brockholes Wood, Crowden SK0799 Adult 1 ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006
02 Jul 1995 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 10 ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006 approximate number
25 Jun 1995 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0077 Adult 5 ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006 5+
25 Jun 1995 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0177 Adult 1 ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006
17 Jun 1992 Withinleach Moor SJ9975 Adult 1
17 Jun 1992 The Tors SJ9974 Adult 2
30 Jun 1991 Tintwistle Low Moor SK0298 Adult 2 ACCEPTED BY CMG PANEL OCTOBER 2006
17 Jun 1989 Danes Moss. SJ9070 Adult 7
12 Jul 1987 Danes Moss. SJ9070 Adult 3
12 Jul 1987 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 3
12 Jul 1987 Danes Moss SJ9171 Adult 1
23 Jul 1963 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7484 Adult 1 Near Gale Bog. This is a possible survival from times when a mossland habitat existed in the Gale Bog area
1960 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, letter to CIR 9.4.1979
11 Jul 1954 Goyt Valley SK0172 Adult 2 grid reference not provided
20 Jun 1953 Staley Brushes SJ9999 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
01 Jul 1951 Goyt Valley SK0172 Adult 2 grid reference not provided
1948 Brushes SJ9999 Adult 2 grid reference unknown, Smith (1950)
1940 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_22566
1938 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ scarce, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1938 Newchurch Common SJ6068 Adult 1+ scarce, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1926 Goyt Valley SK0172 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1922 Crowden SK0799 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1903 Goyt's Clough SK0172 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1903 Holford Moss SJ710748 Adult 1+ undated, status rare
1903 Macclesfield SJ9173 Adult 1+ near Macclesfield, undated, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1903 Whaley Bridge SJ9980 Not recorded 1+ undated335Scopula ternata
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated- Walker List - east of the county335Scopula ternataSmoky Wave
1883 Brushes SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:78-80. BRC Ref: V06_01079, date pre 1941
1800 SJ67 SJ67 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_17952, date pre 1941
1800 SJ56 SJ56 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_13419, pre 1941


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018