Elephant Hawk Moth

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Coleophora lusciniaepennella

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96 records (108+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
29 Oct 2017 Nantwich SJ6452 Larval 2
21 Oct 2017 Macclesfield Forest SJ9571 Larval 1 on sallow sapling, photo taken
21 Jun 2017 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 3 Genitalia checked. 2 x Robinson MV Trap (125W)
20 Jun 2017 Chester Road, Poynton SJ915837 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
07 Jul 2016 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
19 Oct 2015 Whiteley Green SJ9278 Larval 1
05 Jul 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
01 Jul 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 2 Genitalia checked.
30 Jun 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
08 May 2015 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Larval 1
14 Oct 2014 Handforth SJ8783 Larval 1+
12 Oct 2014 Barbridge SJ6156 Larval 1+
11 Oct 2014 Bucklow Hill SJ7383 Larval 1
25 Jul 2014 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
17 Jul 2014 Tegg's Nose Country Park SJ950720 Adult 1 Bottom Meadow, 10pm till 12:15am, Robinson 125MV + 125MV light over sheet, with M James, L Green, J & D Maddy, T Ward, J Harding, gen det male
12 Jul 2014 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det.male
22 Jun 2014 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9898 Larval 1
18 Jun 2014 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 2 x Robinson 125MVL, gen det female
26 Oct 2013 Plumley Moor SJ7274 Larval 1+
18 Jul 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det female
07 Jul 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det female
25 Jul 2012 Lostock Hall Nursery, Poynton SJ908833 Adult 1 gen det female
24 Jul 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det female
23 Jul 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det male
26 Jun 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det female
10 Jun 2012 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Larval 1+
22 Oct 2011 Newchurch Common SJ6068 Larval 1+
14 Oct 2011 Nunsmere SJ5868 Larval 1+
14 Oct 2011 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Larval 1+
05 Jul 2011 Lostock Hall Nursery, Poynton SJ908833 Adult 1 gen det female
14 Jun 2011 Lostock Hall Nursery, Poynton SJ908833 Adult 1 gen det female
09 Jun 2011 Moore SJ5786 Larval 2 SJ577860
21 May 2011 Stanlow SJ4274 Larval 1 SJ425745
27 Apr 2011 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Larval 1+
31 Oct 2010 Danes Moss SJ9170 Larval 1+ on bog myrtle
30 Oct 2010 Pulford SJ3659 Larval 1+
24 Oct 2010 Bridgemere SJ7145 Larval 1+
20 Oct 2010 Bollington SJ9176 Larval 1+
13 Oct 2010 Middlewood Way, Bollington SJ9276 Larval 1+ photo available
09 Oct 2010 Bridgemere SJ7243 Larval 1+
12 Sep 2010 Stanlow SJ4275 Larval 1+
07 Jul 2010 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det male
17 May 2010 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Larval 1+ common on sallows
01 Jul 2009 Lostock Hall Nursery, Poynton SJ908833 Adult 1 gen det female
09 Jun 2007 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det.male
03 Oct 2006 Higher Poynton SJ9583 Larval 1+
05 Jul 2006 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1 gen det male shane farrell
03 Jul 2006 Jepsonclough Farm, Adlington SJ9380 Adult 1 @ SJ934808 gen det female
08 May 2005 Anderton Nature Park SJ6475 Larval 1+
10 Oct 2004 Tidnock Wood SJ8669 Larval 1+ common on Bog Myrtle
03 Oct 2004 Furness Vale SK0083 Larval 1+
20 May 2004 Middlewood Way, Hazel Grove SJ9485 Larval 1+
18 May 2004 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Larval 1+
20 Oct 2003 Lindow Common SJ8381 Larval 1+
19 May 2002 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Larval 1+
20 Oct 2001 Weaver Valley, Winsford SJ6568 Larval 1+
17 Oct 2001 Elworth SJ7361 Larval 1+
03 Jun 2001 Castle Clough, Mossley SD9801 Larval 1+
20 May 2001 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Larval 1+
07 May 2000 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Larval 1+ cases
18 Apr 2000 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Larval 1+ cases on Salix repens
31 May 1999 Brookhouse Green SJ8061 Larval 1 case on sallow
29 May 1999 Lindow Common SJ8381 Larval 1 case on sallow
15 May 1999 Sound Common SJ6247 Larval 1+ on sallow
04 Apr 1999 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Larval 1+ case on Salix repens, 2nd part of case made from catkin
18 Oct 1998 Lapwing Lane, Moore SJ5785 Larval 1+ on Salix caprea
19 Sep 1998 Brushes Valley, Stalybridge Country Park SJ9899 Larval 1+ case on sallow
26 Oct 1997 Dunham Massey SJ7387 Larval 1+
11 Oct 1997 Lindow Common SJ8381 Larval 1+ case on sallow
01 Jun 1996 Middlewood Way, Bollington SJ9276 Larval 1+
29 May 1996 Gorse Wood, Adlington SJ9181 Larval 1 on sallow
24 Oct 1995 Winsford SJ6566 Case 2 Vale Royal Parkway, SJ655675, on Sallow
24 Oct 1995 Woods Moor SJ9187 Case 1+
15 Oct 1994 Danes Moss SJ9171 Case 1
22 Jun 1993 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Case 1+
18 Jun 1993 Woods Moor SJ9087 Case 1+ on upperside of Sallow leaf
28 Jul 1990 Hatchmere SJ5572 Case 1 SJ550724, SJ553722
22 May 1987 The Triangle - Marbury and Anderton SJ662753 Case 1 Imago emerged 12/6/1987 (=Coleophora viminetella)
27 Jun 1986 Brereton Heath SJ7965 Larval 1
23 May 1986 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ708751 Larval 1+
06 Jul 1984 Bulkeley Hill SJ528557 Adult 3 SJ528554, (=Coleophora viminetella)
18 Jun 1984 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Larval 2 on Myrica gale, emerged 8/7/1984 & 13/7/1984, specimens in M Hull's collection, grid reference unknown.
1969 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ7075 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown
1962 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Not recorded 1+ occasional on Salix cinerea ssp. atrocinerea
1955 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1955)
02 Jun 1952 Wallasey SJ2892 Larval 1+ willow, emerged 27/6, 1/7, 5/7, 12/7/1952, grid reference not provided
12 May 1951 Wallasey SJ2892 Larval 3 on willow, 3 adults, emerged 23/7/1951 & 2 cases at Manchester Museum, grid reference not provided
17 Jun 1950 Hatchmere SJ5572 Larval 1 grid reference not provided
1950 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1 emerged ex sallow 21/6/1951
1950 Wilmslow SJ8381 Larval 2 adult, 2 cases at the museum, emerged 10/6/1950, grid reference unknown, fairly common May/early June, Wilmslow Mosses, Michaelis (1953)
1948 Rudheath Woods SJ7470 Not recorded 1+ Rudheath, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1940 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: local but fairly common, Mansbridge (1940)
1940 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, Mansbridge (1940)
1940 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Not recorded 1+
1887 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Birkenhead SJ3089 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, site near Birkenhead. Ellis (1890)


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Updated: 12th June 2019