Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Epiblema scutulana

All records

92 records (116+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
05 Aug 2017 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4373 Adult 1
16 Jun 2017 Upper Dane Valley SK0066 Adult 2 Dane Cottage, Wildboarclough, SK000664 - 125w Robinson trap (1), SK000665 - 125w Robinson trap (1), foodplant will be Marsh Thistle at this site
21 May 2017 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1 amongst marsh thistle
20 May 2017 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
22 May 2016 Dane-in-Shaw SJ8762 Adult 1 Flushed from vegetation SJ868634, confirmed S H Hind from photo
24 Jun 2015 Heydon Bridge SE0900 Adult 1 3 traps at SE097009 (2) & SE098008, along wooded ride
16 Jun 2015 Heydon Bridge SE0900 Adult 1 2 traps at SE097009 & SE098008, along wooded ride
06 Jun 2014 Longdendale SK1199 Adult 2
04 May 2011 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Adult 3
27 Apr 2011 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Adult 3
05 Jun 2010 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Adult 2
17 May 2010 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Adult 1
16 Jun 2006 SJ4275 SJ4275 Adult 1 Epiblema scutulana-
18 May 2005 Rixton Clay Pits SJ6890 Adult 1
13 Sep 2003 Witton SJ650751 Larval 1+ 1 larva in stem of Cirsium vulgare Epiblema scutulana (D.& S.)
07 Jun 2003 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Epiblema scutulana
09 Jul 2002 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Epiblema scutulana
08 Jun 2002 Riverside Park, Macclesfield (Cattle Crush area) SJ907751 Adult 1
08 Jun 2002 Riverside Park, Macclesfield (Cattle Crush area) SJ907751 Adult 1
08 Jun 2002 Riverside Park, Macclesfield (Cattle Crush area) SJ907551 Adult 1
02 Sep 2000 Navigation Cop, Chester SJ394665 Larval 1 in stem of Cirsium vulgare in sewage works field
02 Sep 2000 Burton SJ2975 Larval 1 Cirsium vulgare stem
28 Aug 2000 Meols Straight pit, Meols SJ254895 Larval 1+ in Cirsium vulgare stem
05 Jun 1998 Compartment C, Bridge SJ414755 Adult 1 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
21 May 1998 Bagmere SJ7964 Adult 1 on Cirsium palustre
04 Jul 1997 Bollin Valley, Prestbury SJ9076 Adult 1
06 Jul 1996 Macclesfield Forest, SJ975715 Adult 1 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
15 Jun 1996 Compartment Group A SJ684909 Adult 1
12 Jun 1996 Fir Tree Farm (SBI) SJ622502 Adult 3 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
08 Jun 1996 Cluse Hay, Lyme Handley SJ9581 Adult 1 male
06 Jun 1996 Ryles Pasture SBI SJ9380 Not recorded 1+ one male and also one in the fields to the north
05 Jun 1996 Errwood SK0175 Adult 1 male
17 Jun 1995 Lapwing Lane, Moss-Side SJ574858 Adult 1 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
09 Jun 1995 Brook Plantation SJ566836 Adult 1 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
01 Jun 1995 Grappenhall Heys, Grappenhall SJ630854 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
27 May 1995 Grappenhall Heys, Grappenhall SJ630854 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
05 Jul 1994 Eastern Reedbed Area, Moore SJ594864 Adult 1 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
03 Jul 1994 Cat and Fiddle SK0071 Adult 1
30 Jun 1994 Gnathole Brook, Kettleshulme SJ9779 Adult 1
30 May 1994 Helsby Marsh, Helsby SJ480767 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
05 Jun 1993 Warburtons Wood SSSI SJ555764 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
29 May 1993 Lapwing Lane, Moss-Side SJ574858 Adult 4 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
24 May 1993 Dean Valley, Bollington SJ9477 Adult 1
23 May 1993 Plumley Limebeds, Plumley SJ705752 Adult 1 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
22 May 1993 Plumley Limebeds, Plumley SJ705752 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
22 Jul 1992 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
30 May 1992 Jepson Clough, Adlington SJ929809 Adult 1
25 May 1992 Eastern Reedbed Area, Moore SJ594864 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1992 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1992 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
13 Jul 1991 Holcroft Moss SJ686934 Adult 1
25 May 1991 Birds Wood, Aston SJ573785 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1991 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1991 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
27 May 1990 Dutton Hollows, Dutton SJ589780 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
20 May 1990 Great Wood, Broadbottom SJ982932 Adult 1
19 May 1990 Lapwing Lane, Moss-Side SJ574858 Adult 2 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
13 May 1990 Warburtons Wood SSSI SJ555764 Adult 3 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1990 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1990 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
24 Jun 1989 Arnfield Tower Field Centre SK0097 Adult 1
1989 Witton Lime Beds, Northwich SJ662748 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1989 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1989 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1988 Witton Lime Beds, Northwich SJ662748 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1988 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1988 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1987 Witton Lime Beds, Northwich SJ662748 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1987 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana- SHH.
1987 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1987 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1986 Witton Lime Beds, Northwich SJ662748 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1986 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1986 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1985 Witton Lime Beds, Northwich SJ662748 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1985 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1985 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1984 Witton Lime Beds, Northwich SJ662748 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1984 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1984 Forge Pool, Marston, Northwich SJ662760 Adult 1+ Present use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1983 Witton Lime Beds, Northwich SJ662748 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana
1976 Bickerton Hill SJ5052 Adult 1 use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana- SHH. grid reference unknown.
1975 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana- SHH. grid reference unknown
1969 Helsby SJ4975 Adult 1+ Use with caution, may refer to E. cirsiana (SHH). common. grid reference unknown
1969 Willaston SJ3377 Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana- SHH. grid reference unknown.
1953 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana- SHH. county status: common
28 May 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
14 Jun 1948 Eastham SJ3680 Adult 1
16 Jun 1945 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
12 May 1945 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
17 Jun 1944 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
1854 Prenton Dell SJ3085 Not recorded 1+ use with caution, may refer to E cirsiana- SHH. grid reference and date unknown. By no means scarce, especially in Prenton Wood and Dacre Park.


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018