Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Coleophora coracipennella

All records

21 records (22+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
18 Jul 2017 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. 2 x Robinson MV Trap (125W)
06 Aug 2016 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
06 Aug 2016 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
23 Jul 2016 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
18 Jul 2016 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
20 Jul 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
20 Jul 2000 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1 gen. det. female
1991 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
1990 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
1989 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
1988 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
1987 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
1986 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
1985 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
1984 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
13 Jul 1983 Ashton & Neumann's Flashes SJ664748 Adult 1+ ex pupae collected 22/6/1983
02 Jul 1983 Ashton & Neumann's Flashes SJ664748 Adult 2 ex pupae collected 22/6/1983
22 Jun 1983 Ashton & Neumann's Flashes SJ664748 Pupal 1+ several emerged 2/07/1983 and 13/07/1983
1983 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Present
1940 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Not recorded 1+
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ Ellis (1890) gives no localities, but says Abundant everywhere. Mansbridge (1940) says It does not appear to be so and gave only one record Delamere (W Mansbridge). MBGBI Vol.3:217 says Pre 1980 UK records valid only if supported by dissection. Pre 1980 records exist for Bollin Valley, Rostherne Mere and Plumley Lime Beds.


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018