Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Agonopterix assimilella

All records

29 records (31+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
27 Aug 2017 Cedarways, Appleton Park, Warrington SJ617842 Adult 1
07 Jul 2017 Barrymore Way, Bromborough SJ339808 Adult 1
18 Apr 2015 Bidston Hill SJ2890 Larval 1 on broom
03 Apr 2015 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen det female
17 Feb 2015 Burton Mere Wetlands SJ3074 Larval 2 2 larval spinnings on broom. Larvae checked and photographed. Adult emerged 3/5/2015
23 Aug 2004 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen. det.
24 Apr 2004 Brink Quarry SJ9573 Larval 1+
09 May 2000 Cleaver Heath, Heswall SJ25658255 Larval spinning 1+ Local
24 Aug 1990 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
23 Aug 1990 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
14 Aug 1990 Bredbury Green SJ934900 Adult 1
28 Apr 1990 Thurstaston Common SJ2484 Larval 1 in spun branches of broom
28 Apr 1990 Thurstaston Common SJ2484 Adult 1+ record refers to larva ???
28 Apr 1990 Thurstaston Common SJ245854 Larval 1+ several
22 Apr 1990 Lapwing Lane, Moss-Side SJ574858 Larval 1+ several
12 Aug 1989 Lapwing Lane, Moss-Side SJ574858 Adult 1
12 Aug 1989 Moore Nature Reserve SJ5785 Adult 1
19 Mar 1989 Eastern Reedbed Area, Moore SJ594864 Larval 1+ Several
1988 Martin Close, Offerton SJ929880 Adult 1
1988 Bickerton/Larkton Hill SJ4952 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1988 Woolston Eyes SJ6488 Adult 1 SJ6408888244 - May 1988 - Dec 1990
27 Aug 1980 Whitegate Way SJ617678 Adult 2
23 Jul 1980 Whitegate Way SJ617678 Adult 1
23 Jul 1980 Whitegate Way SJ617678 Adult 1
04 Jun 1975 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, colected of broom 26.4.1975, specimen in Mike Hull's collection
1955 Bollin Valley SJ8082 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
1953 Lindow Common SJ8381 Larval 1+ date and grid reference unknown, plentiful between spun twigs Apr/May, Michaelis (1953)
1940 Caldy SJ2084 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given
Site near Caldy, undated, grid reference not given
1915 Delamere SJ5570 Larval 1+ New to Cheshire. grid reference not provided, LCFC 1916:96, Mansbridge (1940)
undated, grid reference not given. County status: Common amongst broom but not recorded in the Ellis list


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018