Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Agonopterix ocellana

All records

68 records (71+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
29 Jul 2017 Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB SJ314735 Adult 1
01 May 2017 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
18 Mar 2017 Hesti, Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1
17 Mar 2017 Hesti, Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1
14 Mar 2017 Hesti, Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 2
12 May 2016 Merlin Close, Upton, Wirral SJ256887 Adult 1
09 May 2016 Merlin Close, Upton, Wirral SJ256887 Adult 1
08 May 2016 Merlin Close, Upton, Wirral SJ256887 Adult 1
06 May 2016 Hartford Road Davenham SJ65057101 Adult 1
05 May 2016 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1 FT 5.8 C
20 Apr 2016 Merlin Close, Upton, Wirral SJ256887 Adult 1
12 Mar 2016 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
22 Aug 2015 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
16 May 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
28 Apr 2014 Delamere Forest SJ532712 Adult 1
31 Mar 2014 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 2
29 Mar 2014 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
21 Sep 2013 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1 17 C Still
16 Jun 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
06 May 2013 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, new for site
20 Apr 2013 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
13 Apr 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
24 May 2012 Lostock Hall Nursery, Poynton SJ908833 Adult 1
19 May 2012 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
25 Mar 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
20 Mar 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
20 May 2011 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
19 May 2011 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Larval 1+ on sallow, photo available
22 Apr 2011 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1
26 Mar 2010 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
14 May 2009 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
01 Apr 2009 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 photo available
01 Apr 2009 Byrons Lane, Macclesfield SJ922722 Adult 1 determined from photo
23 Apr 2008 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
04 Mar 2008 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
15 May 2005 Jepsonclough Farm, Adlington SJ9380 Adult 1
18 Jul 2003 Middlewood Tip, area 1 SJ94778479 Larval 1+ 1 larva on Salix Agonopterix ocellana (Fabr.)
25 Jun 2003 Moss Lane Plantation, M/C Airport SJ827840 Larval 1+ 10 larvae on Salix Agonopterix ocellana (Fabr.)
17 Apr 2003 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
23 Mar 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
31 Mar 2002 Arnfield Reservoir, Old Hatchery Area SK006976 Adult 1
21 Mar 2002 Riverside Park, Macclesfield (Visitor Centre) SJ914746 Adult 1 Posted this one to yahoo group-ukmoths, Ian Thirlwell and Steve Nash supplied same identification
05 Sep 2001 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
2001 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1
02 May 2001 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
11 Apr 2001 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
12 May 2000 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
28 Apr 2000 Holcroft Moss SJ683932 Not recorded 1
1999 Verdin close, Moulton SJ659695 Adult 1
19 Aug 1996 Compartment Group A SJ684909 Adult 1
24 Aug 1990 Hogshead Wood, Oakmere SJ582691 Adult 1 ex larvae collected 29/7/1990
29 Jul 1990 Hogshead Wood, Oakmere SJ582691 Larval 1+ imago emerged 24/8/1990
02 May 1986 Hogshead Wood, Oakmere SJ582691 Adult 1
10 Sep 1985 Shemmy Moss SJ595688 Adult 2
1977 Rease Heath SJ6454 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1976 Bickerton Hill SJ5052 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1963 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Adult 1+ Shaw Green, occasional
1955 Bollin Valley SJ8082 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
1953 Wilmslow SJ8381 Larval 1+ date and grid reference unknown, larvae feed a few weeks later than A conterminella, Wilmslow Mosses, Michaelis (1953)
29 Mar 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
12 Mar 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1
04 Aug 1948 Bebington SJ3285 Adult 1
25 May 1948 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
27 Mar 1948 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
25 Mar 1948 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
1945 Storeton Woods SJ3184 Not recorded 1 emerged 21/6/1945, grid reference not provided
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ general and common throughout
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown, common


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018