Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Heliothis peltigera Bordered Straw

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70 records (72+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
26 Jun 2017 Hartford Road Davenham SJ65057101 Adult 2
24 Jun 2017 Hartford Road Davenham SJ65057101 Adult 1
13 Jun 2017 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
27 Aug 2016 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
07 Sep 2015 Crewe Green SJ7453 Adult 1 nectaring on ragwort SJ746535, confirmed S H Hind from photo
28 Aug 2015 Stockport Road West, Bredbury SJ913912 Adult 1 via email 28.12.15
29 Jul 2015 Hartford Road Davenham SJ65057101 Adult 1
06 Jul 2015 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
04 Jul 2015 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
03 Jul 2015 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
30 Jun 2015 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
24 Jun 2015 Crewe Road, Alsager SJ791554 Adult 1
20 Jun 2015 Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge SK008806 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
18 Jun 2015 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 Trap 1 of 2
16 Jun 2015 Bridgend, Mickle Trafford, Chester SJ450700 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
15 Jun 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 2 x Robinson MV Trap (125W).
12 Jun 2015 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
30 Aug 2014 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 likely this yesterdays moth retrapped - only it now has some wing damage not present yesterday
29 Aug 2014 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
11 Sep 2006 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Not recorded 1 photo available
06 Sep 2006 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
05 Sep 2006 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1 Bordered Straw
27 Aug 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Bordered Straw
26 Aug 2006 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Not recorded 1 photo available
11 Aug 2006 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
09 Aug 2006 16 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
05 Aug 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Bordered Straw
26 Jul 2006 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1
24 Jul 2006 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 Bordered Straw
2006 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1+
27 Jun 2006 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1 Bordered Straw
21 Jun 2006 16 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
19 Jun 2006 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
18 Jun 2006 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 Bordered Straw
17 Jun 2006 228 Turncroft Ln. Stockport SJ907902 Adult 1 Bordered Straw
16 Jun 2006 Shepherd's Lane, Chester SJ411681 Adult 1 bordered straw-photo held by shane farrell
16 Jun 2006 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1
15 Jun 2006 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 bordered straw-photograph reviewed by CMG Panel. record accepted February 2007. digital copy retained by shane farrell
15 Jun 2006 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 Bordered Straw
13 Jun 2006 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 bordered straw-photograph reviewed by CMG Panel. record accepted February 2007. digital copy retained by shane farrell
11 Jun 2006 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Not recorded 1 photo available
01 Jul 2005 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
12 Jun 2004 29 Athol Road, Bramhall SJ887842 Adult 1 Photo
14 Sep 2003 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
05 Sep 2003 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
11 Jul 2003 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
28 Jun 2003 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Not recorded 1 Photo available
14 Jun 2003 Ashworth Close, Bowdon, Altrincham SJ760865 Adult 1
11 Jun 2003 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Not recorded 1
18 Jul 2002 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
22 Jun 2000 Bradwell Road SJ921855 Not recorded 1 confirmed by S.H.Hind
15 Aug 1998 Thurstaston Country Park SJ239835 Adult 1
1996 Sparks Lane, Thingwall SJ275844 Adult 1 referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
17 Aug 1996 Westwood Road, Heald Green SJ849856 Adult 1 letter to CIR 18/8/1996
1996 Westwood Road, Heald Green SJ849856 Adult 1 referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
1996 SJ36 SJ36 Not recorded 1+ referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
1996 SJ77 SJ77 Not recorded 1+ referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
1996 SJ88 SJ88 Not recorded 1+ referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
1996 SJ28 SJ28 Not recorded 1+ referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
08 Jul 1982 Balmoral Grove. Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
1981 SJ88 SJ88 Not recorded 1+ 2403 Bordered Straw x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1981 SJ87 SJ87 Not recorded 1+ 2403 Bordered Straw x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1979 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1
1967 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1
1950 Hoylake SJ2189 Not recorded 1 from Canary Island tomato
1903 Wallasey SJ2692 Not recorded 1 undated entry280Heliothis peltigera
1887 Wallasey SJ2692 Not recorded 1 one found by 'raking'280Heliothis peltigera
1887 Wallasey SJ2792 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Ent. Rec. 5:21, Smith (1948)
17 Jul 1884 Wallasey SJ2692 Adult 2 one adult and one set of wings found - from Ellis List280Heliothis peltigeraBordered Straw
1879 Wallasey SJ2692 Not recorded 1 one on the flowers of ragwort280Heliothis peltigera


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018