Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Cochylimorpha straminea

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58 records (63+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
22 Aug 2017 Astbury Mere SJ8462 Adult 1
03 Sep 2016 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
29 Aug 2016 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 2 FT 10.9 C
29 Aug 2016 Oakwood Farm, Styal SJ841829 Adult 1
27 Aug 2016 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
25 Aug 2016 Hesti, Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1 Confirmed by Steve Hind
22 Aug 2016 Hesti, Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1 determined from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
13 Jun 2016 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1
06 Jun 2016 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 determined from photo
28 Aug 2014 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
24 Aug 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
23 Aug 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det female
15 Sep 2012 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1 determined from photo
06 Sep 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
28 May 2012 Crewe Green SJ7254 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
24 Aug 2010 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 determined from photo
25 Jun 2010 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
18 Jun 2010 Kingsley SJ550744 Adult 1 confirmed SHH from photo
31 Aug 2009 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
11 Aug 2009 Delamere Forest SJ541713 Adult 1
28 Aug 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
27 Jun 2008 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1
07 Jun 2008 The Woodlands, Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1
10 Jun 2007 Shotwick, Manor Farm SJ340719 Adult 2 Cochylimorpha straminea--SJ3404071947
14 Aug 2006 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
02 Jun 2006 Littleton SJ4566 Adult 1 potted amongst herbage by pond at SJ4525665
09 Sep 2005 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1
17 Jun 2005 Witton Brook SJ658751 Adult 1
16 Jun 2005 Rixton Clay Pits SJ6890 Adult 1
15 Aug 2002 Oxmoor Ponds and Wood LNR SJ558843 Adult 1
05 Jun 2001 Thurstaston SJ2383 Adult 1+
25 Aug 1998 Thurstaston Cliffs, SJ240829 Adult 1+ Present
25 Aug 1998 Thurstaston Cliffs by Tinkers Dell SJ240829 Adult 1
15 Aug 1998 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1 at dusk
15 Aug 1998 Alderley Road, Hoylake SJ214897 Adult 1
31 May 1997 Navigation Cop, Chester SJ394665 Adult 1+ several amongst Black Knapweed
25 Jun 1996 Old Clay Workings, Gee Cross SJ942938 Not recorded 1
21 Jun 1996 Jacksons' Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1 seen at dusk
25 Jun 1993 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1 at site TB
18 Aug 1992 Canal towpath, Higher Poynton SJ9483 Adult 1 off Black Knapweed
26 Jun 1991 Canal towpath, Higher Poynton SJ9483 Adult 1 off Black Knapweed
1987 Wigg Island, Astmoor Saltmarsh, Runcorn SJ5283 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown.
30 May 1981 Moreton SJ2690 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. grid reference unknown. Specimen in Mike Hull's collection
1969 Plumley Lime Beds SJ7075 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1962 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Adult 1+ hedge of Shaw Green, several
1955 Bollin Valley SJ8082 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
18 May 1954 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
1953 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1+ date and grid reference unknown, taken sparingly in the vicinity of the food-plant, Wilmslow Mosses, Michaelis (1953)
1953 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ May be found in many places where there is an established growth of Centaurea nigra
06 Jun 1951 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
06 Jun 1950 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
28 Jun 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1 Creaser (1994)
16 Jul 1948 Frandley SJ640788 Not recorded 1+
21 Jun 1948 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1947 Gatley SJ8487 Adult 4 grid reference unknown
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: generally distributed and common
1889 Overleigh, Chester SJ4065 Adult 1+ grid reference not provided. Entom. 23:61-65
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Not uncommon, generally distributed


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018