Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Hypenodes humidalis Marsh Oblique-barred

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35 records (293+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
26 Jul 2018 Pikelow Farm, Marton - Fishermans Hut SJ857689 Adult 1
18 Jul 2018 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
15 Jul 2018 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 10 No photos required with this recorder
12 Jul 2018 Pikelow Farm, Marton - Cow Lane Hide SJ856690 Adult 2
07 Jul 2018 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 61 No photos required with this recorder
24 Jun 2018 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1 No photos required with this recorder
10 Aug 2017 Brookhouse Moss SJ8061 Adult 1
16 Jul 2017 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 133 confirmed S H Hind, S W Holmes from photo
12 Jul 2017 Brookhouse Moss SJ8061 Adult 47
09 Jul 2017 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ517566 Adult 1 confirmed Steve H Hind from photo
23 Jun 2016 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 2 SJ905705
17 Jul 2014 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
22 Jul 2013 Lower Moss Wood SJ781751 Adult 1 photo taken
09 Jul 2011 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1 determined from photo
05 Aug 2010 Rocksavage SJ517801 Adult 3
13 Jul 2004 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 noted in annual report
15 Jul 2001 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 record accepted by CMG Panel
19 Jul 1996 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1 referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
1990 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1+
1981 SJ75 SJ75 Not recorded 1+
06 Jul 1980 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 3
1968 Flaxmere SJ5572 Adult 1+ SJ556723, Present
1961 SJ75 SJ75 Adult 1 Rutherford (1994)
19 Jul 1958 Flaxmere SJ5572 Adult 1 several, grid reference not provided, Ent. Rec. 70:229-230. This species occurs on most mosses and suitable localities up to 1200 ft.
1956 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1 pages 28-30. BRC Ref: V05_16389
19 Jul 1955 Delamere SJ5572 Adult 1 grid reference not provided. ULTP, 2005/312
29 Jul 1951 Abbots Moss SJ5968 Adult 1 Schrankia turfosalis, grid reference not provided. No quantity recorded.
1951 Whaley Bridge SK0081 Adult 1 flight time around 1800 in mid Jul on boggy heath, grid reference unknown, possibly VC57
1946 Abbots Moss SJ5968 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Smith (1948), Rutherford (1981)
27 Jul 1937 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
08 Jul 1936 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 6 grid reference not provided
1936 Delamere SJ5572 Adult 1+ appears to be fairly common in many places but overlooked owing to its restricted hour of flight, Michaelis in Smith (1948), Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1890 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Not recorded 1+ undated - abundant, Ellis (1890)
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated - North Cheshire (schrankia turfosalis in Walker, 1885)
1854 Delamere SJ5572 Not recorded 1+ undated - from Stainton's Manual309Hypenodes humidalis (schrankia turfosalis in Walker list where there is also an entry relating to the same finding.) Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019