Elephant Hawk Moth

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Coleophora anatipennella Pistol Case-bearer

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75 records (103+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
30 Oct 2018 Ince Park SJ4576 Larval 2 Ince Park (Area D) SJ458767. Feeding evidence
28 Oct 2018 Tattenhall SJ4957 Larval 1+ Feeding signs on blackthorn.
07 Oct 2018 Marston SJ6774 Larval 1 No quantity recorded.
29 Sep 2018 Minshull Vernon & Warmingham SJ6960 Larval 1
29 Sep 2018 Minshull Vernon & Warmingham SJ6961 Larval 1
29 Sep 2018 Warmingham SJ7060 Larval 1
22 Aug 2018 Neumann's Flashes SJ6675 Larval 1 feeding evidence, SJ666754
04 Aug 2018 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 2 feeding evidence, Gowy Meadows CWT
15 Nov 2017 Burwardsley SJ5057 Larval 1
01 Nov 2017 Eccleston SJ4062 Larval 1
26 Oct 2017 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 1
25 Oct 2017 Caughall Bridge SJ4171 Larval 2
12 Oct 2017 Denhall Lane, Burton SJ2975 Larval 4
02 Oct 2017 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 2
24 Sep 2017 Faddiley SJ5952 Larval 1
24 Sep 2016 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 2
06 Jun 2015 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 1
12 Oct 2014 Barbridge SJ6156 Larval 1+
11 Oct 2014 Stanlow SJ4274 Larval 1
05 Oct 2014 Audlem SJ6542 Larval 1+ included three cases on one blackthorn leaf
05 Oct 2014 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 2
28 Sep 2014 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 2 photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
16 Sep 2014 Shocklach SJ4347 Larval 1+ on Blackthorn
10 Nov 2013 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4373 Larval 1 Feeding evidence on Prunus
19 Oct 2013 Brereton SJ7565 Larval 1+ as well as the usual Blackthorn, the distinctive feeding was also noted on Lime, although no sign of the larva
07 Oct 2013 Bradwell SJ7462 Larval 1+
28 Sep 2013 Warmingham SJ7161 Larval 1+
29 Sep 2012 Adderley SJ6339 Larval 1+
29 Oct 2011 Saughall SJ3771 Larval 1+ on Blackthorn
09 Sep 2011 Norton Priory, Runcorn SJ5583 Larval 1+ SJ550835, Slater's Pit, on blackthorn
24 Jul 2011 Frodsham Marsh SJ5178 Larval 1+ on hawthorn, photo available
21 Jul 2011 Pemberton Close, Willaston SJ332778 Larval 5
21 Jul 2011 Pemberton Close, Willaston SJ332778 Larval 5
03 Jul 2011 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 gen det female
07 Nov 2010 Englesea-brook SJ7451 Larval 1+
31 Oct 2010 Thornton Green SJ4473 Larval 1
30 Oct 2010 Dodleston SJ3660 Larval 1+
24 Oct 2010 Bridgemere SJ7145 Larval 1+
09 Oct 2010 Threeper's Drumble SJ7244 Larval 1+
26 Sep 2010 Stoak SJ4273 Larval 1
25 Sep 2010 Stoak SJ4273 Larval 2
25 Sep 2010 Stanlow SJ4274 Larval 1
18 Sep 2010 Thornton Green SJ4573 Larval 10
12 Sep 2010 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 1+
18 Oct 2009 Wervin SJ4272 Larval 1 feeeding evidence on Blackthorn
29 Jul 2009 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 1 Larval case on Sloe
20 Sep 2008 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 1
11 Jul 2008 Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1 gen det female
27 Oct 2007 Gatesheath SJ4760 Larval 1+
27 Oct 2007 Tattenhall SJ4960 Larval 1+
22 Oct 2005 Wimboldsley SJ6862 Larval 1+ canal towpath
21 Aug 2005 Church Minshull SJ6660 Larval 1+
30 Oct 2004 Stanney Woods SJ4074 Larval 1+
26 Sep 2004 Crewe SJ6958 Larval 1+
26 Sep 2004 Anderton Nature Park SJ6475 Larval 1+
19 Oct 2003 Utkinton SJ5464 Larval 1+
05 Oct 2003 Bickley SJ5349 Larval 1+
27 Sep 2003 Faddiley SJ5852 Larval 1+
27 Sep 2003 Woodhey Green SJ5652 Larval 1+
07 Oct 2002 Threapwood SJ4445 Larval 1+
07 Oct 2002 Threapwood SJ4545 Larval 1+
29 Sep 2002 Newton SJ5159 Larval 1+
29 Sep 2002 Crimes Brook, Newton SJ5160 Larval 1+
14 Sep 2002 Hall oth' Hey, Kingsley SJ5575 Larval 1+
14 Sep 2002 Weaver Valley, Kingsley SJ5576 Larval 1+
11 Sep 2002 Keckwick Lane SJ5783 Larval 1+
28 Oct 2001 Trent and Mersey Canal SJ6675 Larval 1+ peppered blackthorn leaves
28 Oct 2001 Worleston SJ6556 Larval 1+
22 May 1997 Cocksmoss Wood SJ8667 Larval 1+ SJ860671, Local (=Coleophora bernoulliella)
1951 Marbury Country Park SJ6576 Not recorded 1+ undated. Grid Reference unknown. Boyd (1951)
1940 Rostherne SJ7483 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: local and scarce (Mansbridge, 1940). Not in Michaelis (1966)
1940 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, Mansbridge (1940)
1887 Bidston SJ2891 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown. Ellis (1890)
1887 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1854 Bidston SJ2891 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown, not uncommon. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019