Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Cosmia affinis Lesser-spotted Pinion

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28 records (37+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
31 Aug 2012 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
26 Aug 2012 Holly Bank Road, Lacey Green, Wilmslow SJ846825 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
04 Aug 2008 16 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
29 Jul 2008 16 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
26 Jul 2008 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
26 Aug 2005 16 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
04 Aug 2003 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1 160 watt lamp
2002 Balderton SJ3662 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1990 Chester SJ4065 Larval 1+ grid reference unknown LCES 114:34
05 Aug 1989 Greenwall's Wood, Balderton SJ374622 Adult 2
29 Jul 1989 Greenwall's Wood, Balderton SJ374622 Adult 3
1989 Balderton SJ3662 Larval 1+ grid reference unknown
1989 Eccleston SJ4062 Larval 1+ grid reference unknown
1989 SJ46 SJ46 Not recorded 1+
1983 Chester SJ4065 Larval 1+ grid reference unknown
04 Aug 1982 Speed's Plantation SJ412581 Adult 1
24 Aug 1955 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Smith (1956), two sites from rECOrd, Black Lake & Bollin Valley, Wilmslow Park to Mottram Bridge, the latter is probably most likely
1948 Nantwich SJ6451 Adult 1+ several, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1945 North Rode SJ9066 Adult 1 North Rode SJ96, grid reference unknown, letter HNM to CIR 9.4.1979
1935 Chester SJ4166 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1923 Balderton SJ3762 Adult 1+ Chester & Balderton, grid reference unknown, 12 at sugar, Smith (1948)
1923 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1+ Chester & Balderton, grid reference unknown, 12 at sugar, Smith (1948)
29 Jul 1921 Tarvin SJ4866 Adult 5 grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1921 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1920 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1899 Chester SJ3666 Adult 2 245Cosmia affinis
1899 Chester SJ3666 Adult 2 245Cosmia affinis
1890 Alderley Edge SJ8377 Not recorded 1+ undated entry - Ellis List - very rare245Cosmia affinisLesser-spotted Pinion


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018