Elephant Hawk Moth

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Agonopterix ciliella

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42 records (55+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
02 Aug 2018 Hightree Drive, Henbury SJ880738 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. Hindwing cilia checked.
18 Apr 2018 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 hindwing cilia checked
19 Jul 2016 Meadowbank, Moore Lane, Moore SJ582848 Adult 1 hindwing cilia checked
02 Jun 2016 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 hindwing cilia checked
03 Apr 2016 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 cilia checked
10 Jul 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 hindwing cilia checked
23 Jun 2015 Bosley Reservoir SJ9265 Larval 1 on angelica
22 Jul 2014 Starkie Cottage, Adlington SJ919818 Adult 1 hindwing cilia checked
10 Jul 2014 Middlewood Way, Hazel Grove SJ9485 Larval 1+ on angelica, photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
01 Apr 2014 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 hindwing cilia checked
18 Jun 2013 Tegg's Nose SJ9472 Adult 2 SJ946724 until 12:30am, hindwing cilia checked
20 Apr 2011 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 hindwing cilia checked
03 Jun 2010 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 five lines on hindwing cilia
18 Jul 2003 Middlewood Tip SJ9484 Larval 10 grid reference provided SJ94768473 by railway, 10 larvae on Hercleum
23 Mar 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
29 Jun 2001 Marple Locks SJ9689 Larval 1+ early instar on Angelica sylvestris
07 Apr 1996 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 2
06 Nov 1995 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind
26 Aug 1990 Bickerton Hill SJ5052 Adult 1 SJ503526
02 Aug 1990 Willaston Station SJ332773 Adult 1
05 Aug 1989 Greenwall's Wood, Balderton SJ374622 Adult 1
17 Sep 1987 Hockenhull Platts SJ4765 Adult 1 SJ476656
27 Jun 1987 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Pupal 1+ Imago emerged 14/7/1987
07 May 1985 Hockenhull Platts SJ4765 Adult 1 SJ476656
09 Apr 1985 Vale Royal Cut, Moulton SJ6469 Adult 3
24 Aug 1984 Hockenhull Platts SJ4765 Adult 1 SJ476656
26 Feb 1983 Delamere Forest SJ542716 Adult 1 In a building
06 Apr 1976 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1 Hull (1978), LCES 101-103:69
16 Jul 1949 Burton SJ3074 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
12 May 1949 Barnston SJ2883 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
09 Apr 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
29 Mar 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
23 Mar 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
12 Mar 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
28 Feb 1949 Eastham SJ3680 Adult 1
1940 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given. Mansbridge (1940)
1940 Storeton SJ3084 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given. Mansbridge (1940)
1898 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1 grid reference unknown
1887 Bidston SJ2891 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown. Ellis (1890)
1887 Upton, Birkenhead SJ2788 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown. Ellis (1890)
1887 Prenton SJ2985 Not recorded 1+ Prenton Dell, date & grid reference unknown, Ellis (1890)
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Common. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019