Elephant Hawk Moth

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Scrobipalpa acuminatella

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39 records (54+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
10 Nov 2018 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Mine 1+ Feeding signs on thistle.
31 Oct 2018 Milton Green SJ4558 Mine 1+ Feeding signs on thistle.
31 Oct 2018 Milton Green SJ4558 Mine 1+ Feeding signs on thistle.
07 Oct 2018 Ashton's Flashes, Northwich SJ6674 Mine 1
28 Sep 2018 Salter's Brook SE1300 Mine 1
28 Sep 2018 Longdendale SK1299 Mine 2
15 Oct 2017 Blakenhall SJ7348 Mine 2 on creeping thistle
09 Aug 2015 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
16 Jun 2015 Heydon Bridge SE0900 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. 2 traps at SE097009 & SE098008, along wooded ride
15 Oct 2014 Tatton Park SJ7580 Larval 1+
10 Jul 2014 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
20 May 2014 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 gen det male
04 Nov 2013 Whitegate Way SJ6367 Mine 1+ edge of golf course
19 Oct 2013 Brereton SJ7465 Larval 1+
19 Oct 2013 Brereton SJ7565 Mine 1+
05 Jun 2013 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
15 Aug 2012 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
08 Aug 2010 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det.male
20 Sep 2008 Crewe SJ7154 Mine 1+
18 Sep 2008 Park Pit, Poynton SJ9384 Mine 1+
09 Aug 2007 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
16 Sep 2006 Chester SJ4167 Mine 1+
17 Oct 2005 Frodsham SJ5377 Larval 1+
15 Oct 2005 Weaver Valley, Aston SJ5577 Mine 1+ at Parkside Farm
09 Oct 2005 Pulford SJ3659 Mine 1+ on Creeping Thistle on Dodleston Lane
09 Aug 2005 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen. det. female
05 Oct 2004 Navigation Cop, Chester SJ3966 Larval 5 grid reference provided SJ391661, larvae in mines in leaves Cirsium vulgare
24 Apr 2004 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
21 Oct 2003 Frodsham SJ5278 Larval 1+ grid reference provided SJ528788 Sailing Club, 10 larvae in mines in Sonchus asper
21 Oct 2003 Weaver Valley, Frodsham SJ5378 Larval 1+ grid reference provided SJ530787 Rlwy Viaduct, 2 larvae in mines in Cirsium arvense
13 Sep 2003 Anderton Nature Park SJ6575 Larval 5 grid reference provided SJ650751, 5 larvae in mines in Cirsium arvense & Sonchus asper
02 Sep 2003 Meols Common SJ2491 Larval 1+ grid reference provided SJ243910, 2 larvae in mines in Cirsium arvense
25 Jun 2003 Moss Lane Plantation, Ringway SJ827840 Larval 5 5 larvae in Cirsium vulgare mines. Imago reared.gen.diss.S.Palmer
15 Aug 1998 Thurstaston SJ2383 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. grid reference provided SJ238833
02 Jun 1997 Meols SJ2390 Adult 1 gen. det. female
11 Jul 1986 The Triangle - Marbury and Anderton SJ662753 Adult 1
05 May 1984 Neumann's & Ashton's Flashes SJ6674 Adult 1
22 Jul 1950 Gatley SJ8487 Larval 2 on thistle. Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1940 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown. Mansbridge (1940)


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Updated: 12th June 2019