Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Epirrhoe galiata Galium Carpet

All records

66 records (77+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
29 Jun 2015 Brockholes Wood, Crowden SE071000 Adult 1 2 traps
25 Jul 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 photo taken
27 Jul 2008 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
07 Sep 2007 Savio House, Bollington SJ945773 Adult 1
06 Sep 2007 Hilbre Island SJ185879 Adult 1
18 Jul 2005 Woodruff Cottage, Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1 gen det sf
13 Aug 2004 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
08 Jun 2002 Riverside Park, Bollin Valley, Macclesfield SJ907751 Adult 1
21 Aug 1997 Hilbre Island, West Kirby SJ185879 Adult 1 Accepted By CMG Panel August 2002
30 May 1997 Woodside Drive, High Lane SJ954853 Adult 1 Accepted By CMG Panel August 2002
21 Jul 1996 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 conf A M Broome. accepted by CMG panel Aug 2002
09 Aug 1995 Woodside Drive, High Lane SJ954853 Adult 1+ Accepted By CMG Panel August 2002 dates indicate earliest records - no numbers given
01 Aug 1995 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 2
06 Jun 1995 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
1995 Heathbank Avenue, Irby SJ254852 Adult 1
1995 SJ28 SJ28 Not recorded 1+ report by Ian Rutherford January 1996
26 Aug 1991 Woodside Drive, High Lane SJ954853 Adult 1 Accepted By CMG Panel August 2002
11 Aug 1991 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
1991 Woodside Drive, High Lane SJ954853 Adult 2 Accepted By CMG Panel August 2002
26 Jul 1991 Woodside Drive, High Lane SJ954853 Adult 1 Accepted By CMG Panel August 2002
23 May 1991 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
1991 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1+
07 Jul 1990 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
28 May 1990 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, marked as an unusual record
1990 SJ87 SJ87 Not recorded 1+
21 Jul 1989 Stoneheads, Whaley Bridge SK0081 Not recorded 1 'accepted by the CMG Moth Panel 2002'
15 Jun 1989 Swettenham Meadows, SJ802675 Adult 1 Accepted By CMG Panel August 2002 ex larva collected 15/9/1988
15 Sep 1988 Swettenham Meadows, SJ804674 Larval 1+ Accepted By CMG Panel August 2002 imago emerged 15/6/1989
18 Jul 1988 Swettenham Meadows SJ8067 Adult 1 letter to Bridget Self 12/7/1992, SJ804674 imago emerged 15/6/1989 from eggs
07 May 1988 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
1988 Swettenham SJ8066 Adult 1 a female that laid fertile eggs
1988 SJ46 SJ46 Not recorded 1+
16 Jul 1983 Talbot Street, Hazel Grove SJ921876 Not recorded 1 Accepted by CMG Moth Panel August 2002
1981 SJ75 SJ75 Not recorded 1+ 1740 Galium Carpet x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1979 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Larval 1 larvae on lady's bedstraw
1977 Haslington SJ7355 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1976 Prestbury SJ900768 Adult 1 via C I Rutherford, only additions to SJ97
1961 SJ98 SJ98 Not recorded 1+ no other data provided apart from the fact that the species was present between 1961 and 1975 in this square.
1961 Disley SJ9784 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, letter to CIR 9.4.1979
1956 Kettleshulme SJ9978 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, letter to CIR 9.4.1979
07 Aug 1955 Crowden SK0799 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
25 Jul 1955 Ness SJ3075 Adult 2 grid reference not provided
1954 Hoylake SJ2188 Not recorded 1+ ex HJ, emerged 27/4, 16/5, 25/5/1954, grid reference not provided
1952 Disley SJ9784 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, letter to CIR 9.4.1979
07 Jul 1951 Goyt Valley SK0172 Adult 4 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
25 Jun 1948 Hoylake SJ2189 Not recorded 1+
1947 Timbersbrook SJ8962 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1950)
1936 Lyme Park SJ98 Adult 2
1930 Red Rocks, Hoylake SJ2088 Adult 1 Hoylake, Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1930 Caldy SJ2285 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
15 Jun 1929 Disley SJ9784 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1927 Broxton SJ478543 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1922 Crowden SK0799 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1903 Bowdon SJ7587 Not recorded 1 undated396Galium Carpet
1903 Macclesfield SJ9070 Not recorded 1+ undated396Galium Carpet
1903 Tarporley SJ5462 Not recorded 1+ undated - white hall, near tarporley396Galium Carpet
1890 Wallasey SJ2692 Adult 5 undated - taken by all those who sent records, Day (1903)
1890 Cheadle Hulme SJ8686 Not recorded 1+ undated ellis list396Galium Carpet
1890 Alderley Edge SJ8377 Not recorded 1+ undated ellis list396Galium Carpet
1887 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 Melanippe galiata, In birches (heathland). Grid ref not provided, Entom: 21-2-5
1885 Wallasey Sandhills SJ2692 Not recorded 1+ undated
1885 Ness SJ2975 Not recorded 1+ undated walker list396Galium Carpet
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated east cheshire
1885 Burton SJ2874 Not recorded 1+ undated walker list396Galium Carpet
1883 Brushes SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:78-80. Ellis (1890)
1854 New Brighton SJ2993 Not recorded 1+ undated. common. harpalyce galiaria


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018