Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Metzneria lappella

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68 records (91+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
05 Jul 2017 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 2
15 Apr 2017 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 3 several ex burdock, photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
23 Jun 2016 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 2 FT 11.2 C
10 Jun 2016 5 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1 https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/27522878911
06 Jun 2016 5 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1
17 May 2016 Siddington SJ8370 Not recorded 1 emerged 5/6/2016 from lesser burdock
31 Oct 2015 Delamere Forest SJ5370 Not recorded 1 ex burdock emerged 10/5/16
25 Jul 2015 Barbridge SJ6156 Adult 1 ex burdock 12/10/2014, emerged 25/7/2015
10 Jul 2015 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1 to garden trap SJ945838 but probably emerged from introduced seedheads
25 Jun 2015 Bucklow Hill SJ7383 Adult 1 collected 11/10/2014, emerged 25/6/2015
21 May 2015 Nether Alderley SJ8276 Pupal 1 emerged 8.6.15 from burdock seedheads
18 Apr 2015 Bidston SJ2790 Pupal 1 emerged 16.6.15
26 Jul 2014 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Adult 1
24 Jul 2014 Pemberton Close, Willaston SJ332778 Adult 1
04 Jul 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 3 observatory garden SJ185878
25 Jun 2014 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
12 Jun 2014 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
12 Jul 2013 Hilbre Island SJ185879 Adult 3 SJ185878
11 Jul 2013 28 Deansfield (Elton) SJ453753 Adult 1
11 Jul 2013 Hilbre Island SJ185879 Adult 1 SJ185878
10 Jul 2013 Hilbre Island SJ185879 Adult 5 SJ185878
27 Aug 2012 Carrington Moss SJ7591 Larval 1 larvae in dried burdock seed heads - photographed
05 Jul 2011 28 Deansfield Way Elton Cheshire CH2 4PP SJ453753 Not recorded 1
27 Jun 2011 28 Deansfield Way Elton Cheshire CH2 4PP SJ453753 Not recorded 3
23 May 2011 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 determined from photo
05 Jul 2010 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 2
07 Jul 2009 Dee Estuary:IMF2:compt 14 (Burton Mere) SJ312736 Not recorded 1 22.15 to 02.30: clear 13C
02 Jul 2009 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
26 Jun 2009 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
22 Jun 2009 Delamere Forest SJ541713 Adult 1
22 Jul 2008 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
18 Jul 2008 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
29 Jun 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1 identity confirmed by K. Sattler
18 Jul 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 3 Metzneria lappella-
16 Jul 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella-
01 Jul 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella-
30 Jul 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
23 Jul 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
17 Jul 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
15 Jul 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
12 Jul 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
09 Jul 2005 Marbury Country Park SJ6576 Adult 1
17 Jun 2005 The Triangle, Marbury & Anderton SJ662753 Adult 1
14 Aug 2004 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
29 Jun 2004 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
20 Jan 2004 Jobs Ferry SJ362822 Larval 5 larvae in hibernacula in seedheads 724
12 Jul 2002 Boughton Heath, Chester SJ425655 Adult 1
07 Jul 2002 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 2 Metzneria lappella
06 Jul 2002 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Metzneria lappella
16 Dec 2001 Eastham Ferry SJ3681 Not recorded 1+ With J Clifton. Bred from Burdock, emerged July 2002
2001 Davenham SJ6470 Not recorded 1+
29 Oct 2000 Marbury Country Park SJ6576 Adult 1+ from Lesser Burdock seed heads
30 Jul 2000 Shepherd's Lane, Chester SJ411681 Adult 1
14 Jun 1999 Shepherd's Lane, Chester SJ411681 Adult 1 conf. S.H.Hind
18 Oct 1998 Lapwing Lane, Moore SJ5785 Adult 1+ emerged 17.6.1999 from Lesser Burdock seedsheads
19 Sep 1998 Staley Brushes SJ9999 Adult 1+ from Lesser Burdock seedheads, emerged 10.6.1999
19 Jun 1998 Shepherd's Lane, Chester SJ411681 Adult 1
28 Mar 1998 Aston SJ5578 Adult 1+ from Arctium seeds
18 Oct 1997 Dark Lane, Carrington Moss SJ7390 Adult 1+ several from Arctium seedheads.
13 Oct 1997 Middlewich SJ693671 Adult 1+ from Arctium seeds, emerged 22.6.1998
27 Sep 1997 Blakenhall SJ7147 Adult 1+ from Arctium seedheads
14 Jul 1997 Brereton Heath SJ7964 Adult 1 on underside leaf of Arctium minus
31 Mar 1997 Middlewood Tip SJ9584 Adult 1+ Arctium minus seedheads, emerged 20.5.1997
03 Jun 1954 Storeton SJ3084 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Lancs and Chesh Ent Soc coll.
1887 Liscard SJ3092 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, near Hose Farm, Liscard
1887 Egremont SJ3191 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, site - on the clay banks
1887 Birkenhead SJ3089 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, abundant between Flaybrick Hill and Claughton
1853 Cheshire Unknown Adult 2 grid reference and date unknown. Dacre Park


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018