Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Cochylis dubitana

All records

61 records (72+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
06 Aug 2016 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
10 Jul 2015 7,Wellington Close,Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
12 Jun 2015 7,Wellington Close,Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
11 Jun 2015 7,Wellington Close,Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
24 Jul 2014 7,Wellington Close,Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
22 Jul 2014 7,Wellington Close,Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 3
19 Jul 2014 7,Wellington Close,Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
18 Jun 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
09 Jun 2014 Mobberley SJ7879 Adult 1
10 Aug 2013 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted
05 Aug 2013 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo

25 Jul 2013 Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
05 Jun 2013 Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
21 Aug 2011 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 first date noted, not counted
14 Aug 2011 Norton Priory SJ548834 Not recorded 1
10 Aug 2010 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
21 Jul 2010 Red Rocks, Hoylake SJ2088 Adult 1
22 Jun 2010 Red Rocks SSSI SJ204882 Adult 3
01 Aug 2009 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
26 Jul 2009 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
25 Jun 2009 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 photo available
17 Jun 2009 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
16 Jun 2009 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
25 Jun 2008 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Cochylis dubitana
29 Jun 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1 G.R. Broad
05 Jun 2007 Jacksons' Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1
16 Jun 2006 Jackson's Brickwork's, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1
16 Jun 2006 SJ4275 SJ4275 Adult 1 Cochylis dubitana-
15 Aug 2005 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
09 Aug 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Cochylis dubitana
08 Aug 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Cochylis dubitana
08 Aug 2005 Woods Moor SJ9187 Adult 1
17 Jun 2005 Ashton's Flash SJ669748 Adult 2
01 Sep 2004 Gunsite, Wallasey SJ275924 Larval 1 1 larva in 31 developing seedheads Sonchus arvensis on foreshore 1202
22 Aug 2004 Red Rocks, Hoylake SJ205880 Larval 1+ (photo 164-2) larva in seed head Sonchus arvensis near tideline on sand. emerged28/6/05
22 Aug 2004 Red Rocks, Hoylake SJ205880 Larval 5 several larvae in seedheads Sonchus arvensis 1202 one gen det male
21 Jul 2004 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1
2004 Larchwood Drive, Wilmslow SJ860819 Adult 1
26 Jul 2002 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1 dissected and slide/wing mount number 0964/1 - white on palps and head but not thorax
20 Jul 2000 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1
20 Jun 1998 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1
21 Aug 1997 Hilbre Island, West Kirby SJ185879 Adult 1
02 Jun 1997 Meols SJ2390 Adult 2
06 Oct 1996 Werneth Low SJ9592 Not recorded 1 on Ragwort
24 Jun 1993 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1 1845-2000 cool, sunny evening.
22 Jun 1993 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1 1915-2045 hours, cloudy, light drizzle.
17 Jun 1990 Moore Nature Reserve SJ5785 Adult 1
21 Jun 1984 Witton Lime Beds SJ662748 Adult 1+ Frequent
1979 Meols SJ2390 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1976 Wallasey SJ291927 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1963 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Adult 1+ Occasional
1955 Bollin Valley SJ8082 Not recorded 1+ common, date and grid reference unknown.
1954 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1+ Creaser (1994)
1951 Hoylake Langfields SJ2288 Not recorded 1+
1947 Taxal SK0079 Adult 1+ occasional
1947 Gatley SJ8487 Adult 1 grid reference unknown
1947 Wilmslow SJ8581 Adult 2 grid reference unknown.
1940 Wallasey SJ291927 Not recorded 1+ Common. date unknown, grid reference unknown
1940 Thurstaston SJ2485 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, grid reference unknown, county status: common
1864 SJ38 SJ38 Not recorded 1+ date unknown
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Doubtfully named. Not uncommonly taken by beating hedges


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018