Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Clepsis senecionana

All records

29 records (60+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
06 Oct 2017 Withinleach Moor SK0073 Larval 1 in hibernacula on cowberry SK000731
06 Oct 2017 Withinleach Moor SJ9973 Larval 1 in hibernacula on bilberry SJ999734
24 May 2017 Taxal Moor SJ9979 Adult 1 SJ999799. Photo of worn specimen posted on FB
10 Jun 2013 Hoo Moor SK0076 Adult 1
09 Jun 2013 Hobson Moor SJ9997 Adult 19
23 May 2010 Taxal Moor SJ9979 Adult 1 photo available
01 Jun 2002 Pym chair SJ9976 Adult 2
24 Apr 2002 Longdendale SK0499 Adult 1
12 May 1998 Holybank Quarry, Tintwistle SK0297 Adult 2
30 May 1997 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 5
06 May 1995 Cut-thorn Hill SK0068 Not recorded 3
28 May 1994 Bottom-of-the-Oven SJ9972 Adult 1 amongst Bilberry
09 Jun 1993 Derbyshire Bridge VC58 SK0171 Adult 2
09 Jun 1993 Derbyshire Bridge VC58 SK0171 Adult 2
22 May 1992 Stake Clough SK0072 Adult 1
19 May 1992 Longdendale SK0399 Adult 2
19 May 1992 Arnfield Brook SK0298 Adult 2
30 Jun 1991 Tintwistle Low Moor SK0298 Adult 2
1964 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1+ Hardwick mentions several at Rostherne 1964 (HNM, 1965, The Lepidoptera of Rostherne Mere), however I failed to find any record in this publication, so use with caution (SHH)
14 Jun 1953 Staly Brushes SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ date extracted from elsewhere, grid reference unknown
1953 Great Budworth SJ6677 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1952 Goyt Valley SK0173 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1949 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
24 Jun 1946 Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1+
1940 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, grid reference unknown, county status: locally common among sweet gale
1940 Hatchmere SJ5572 Not recorded 1+ Fairly common. date unknown, grid reference unknown
1887 Lindow Common SJ8381 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, recorder JC, site Lindow, status common. Michaelis (1953) not seen since at this site.
1887 Bidston Hill SJ2889 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown,
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. On the mosses


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018