Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Coleophora coracipennella

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17 records (18+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
09 Jul 2018 Hightree Drive, Henbury SJ880738 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
08 Jul 2018 Wrenbury SJ5848 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
08 Jul 2018 Wrenbury Wood SJ5849 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. dead in horse trough
29 Jun 2018 Parklands Way, Poynton SJ924836 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. 2 x Robinson MV Traps (125W) for the Wilmslow Guild
19 Jun 2018 Pikelow Farm, Marton - Cow Lane Hide SJ856690 Adult 2 Genitalia checked.
16 Jun 2018 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
03 Jun 2018 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Larval 1 Genitalia checked. Ex hawthorn, emerged 25/6/2018
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 SJ517566 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
22 Jun 1983 Neumann's & Ashton's Flashes SJ6674 Pupal 1+ several emerged 2/07/1983 and 13/07/1983
1983 The Triangle - Marbury and Anderton SJ662753 Adult 1+
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ Abundant everywhere. Ellis (1890), it does not appear to be so, only one record Delamere (W Mansbridge), Mansbridge (1940). 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: 12th June 2019