Elephant Hawk Moth

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Bucculatrix nigricomella

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26 records (32+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
04 Aug 2018 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 2
07 Jun 2018 Hattersley SJ9894 Adult 4 including pair in cop amongst Ox-eye Daisies at SJ986949
31 May 2018 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 2
31 May 2018 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
29 May 2018 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
24 Jul 2017 Astbury Mere SJ8462 Adult 1 4 x MVL, 1 actinic in & around car park until 02:30 hrs.
15 Jun 2017 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
06 Sep 2016 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
07 Aug 2016 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 determined from photo
17 Jun 2013 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
20 Aug 2011 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
15 Aug 2010 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
07 Aug 2010 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
14 Aug 2009 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 photo available
11 Oct 2008 Willaston SJ6752 Mine 1+ photo available
02 Jun 2007 Kingsley SJ550744 Adult 1
29 Aug 2006 Gleadsmoss SJ8268 Mine 2 Messuage Farm, near Marton, 2 mines found on Ox-eye Daisy, one c/w head capsule
31 May 2004 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
23 Apr 2004 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Mine 1+ scarce on small leaves of Ox-eye Daisy
01 Jun 2003 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
24 Aug 2001 Haydn Pool, Witton Flashes, No 1 Tank SJ659753 Adult 1 gen det male
24 Jul 1991 Vicarage Lane, Poynton SJ920841 Adult 1
26 Jun 1990 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
1887 Bidston SJ2891 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, recorder JHT. Ellis (1890). county status: Mansbridge (1940) scarce
1859 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1 site: near Crewe, grid reference not provided. Zoologist 6:189
1854 Storeton SJ3084 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Rare. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019