Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Agonopterix umbellana

All records

17 records (17+ individuals)

CSV Download (all records)

Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
19 Apr 2016 Werneth Low SJ9793 Adult 1 Idle Hill SJ972931 off gorse
02 Aug 1990 Runcorn Hill SJ507816 Adult 1
1990 Runcorn Hill SJ5081 Pupal 1 on broom, although only one pupa found, evidence of larval feeding was abundant, grid reference unknown.
06 Aug 1980 Pettypool Wood (south) SJ614697 Adult 1 (=Agonopterix ulicetella)
26 Dec 1971 Helsby Hill SJ4975 Adult 1 beaten from gorse, specimen in Mike Hull's collection
1953 Saltersley Moss SJ8180 Adult 1+ date and grid reference unknown, occasionally, Michaelis (1953)
21 Sep 1951 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+
1951 Lindow Common SJ8381 Not recorded 1+ Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1953, 54)
28 Mar 1947 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
1945 Bebington SJ3285 Adult 1+ grid reference not provided
24 Mar 1945 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
18 Mar 1945 Storeton Woods SJ3184 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1940 Storeton SJ3084 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given
undated, grid reference not given
1940 West Kirby SJ2186 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given
undated, grid reference not given
1940 Wallasey SJ291927 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: Local but comon where it occurs
undated, grid reference not given
1940 Thurstaston SJ2485 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given
undated, grid reference not given
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Common amongst gorse bushes


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018