Elephant Hawk Moth

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Taleporia tubulosa

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79 records (429+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
25 Oct 2015 Little Budworth Common SJ5965 Case 4 vacated cases on various tree trunks
01 Jun 2014 Bulkeley Hill SJ5255 Larval 3
18 May 2014 Big Wood, Withington SJ8069 Larval 295 including 103 on a single oak trunk
08 Jun 2013 Little Budworth Common SJ5965 Pupal 2 male & female emerged 15.6.13 from case found on birch trunk. 9 vacated cases also found. Moth released back at LBC. photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/9047103359/in/photostream, male emerged 16.6.13 photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/?details=1
23 Apr 2006 Little Budworth Common SJ5865 Case 1+ members present: S H Hind, I Kimber, A Prichard, B Smart, I F Smith, P Talbot
23 Apr 2006 Little Budworth Common SJ5965 Case 1+ common. members present: S H Hind, I Kimber, A Prichard, B Smart, I F Smith, P Talbot
09 Oct 2004 Little Budworth Common SJ5965 Larval 1+
28 Aug 2004 Brereton Heath SJ7965 Larval 1+
21 Apr 2003 Wheeldon Copse, Alvanley SJ5173 Larval 1+ several
21 Apr 2003 Brereton Heath SJ8064 Case 1+
21 Apr 2003 Brereton Heath SJ8065 Larval 1+ several
16 Mar 2003 Rudheath SJ7370 Larval 2
16 Mar 2003 Rudheath Woods SJ7470 Larval 1
15 Jul 2002 Overton Scar SJ4648 Larval 1+ on beech
15 Jul 2002 Overton SJ4748 Larval 1+ on beech
13 Apr 2002 Little Budworth Common SJ5866 Larval 1+ several in hollow to west of car park
13 Apr 2002 Little Budworth Common SJ5865 Larval 1+
13 Apr 2002 Sandy Mere SJ5767 Larval 1+
28 Mar 2002 Little Budworth Common SJ5865 Larval tube 5
19 May 2001 Little Budworth Common SJ5965 Larval 1+
21 Apr 2001 Little Budworth Common SJ590655 Larval 1+
13 Apr 2001 Little Budworth Common SJ590655 Larval 1+
27 Mar 1996 Sound Common SJ6247 Case 3 SJ623478 a few on tree trunks
26 Aug 1994 Delamere Forest SJ542716 Case 3 cases
26 Aug 1994 Delamere Forest SJ559708 Case 1 case
15 Sep 1992 Delamere Forest SJ542716 Larval 1
27 Oct 1990 Lapwing Lane, Moore SJ5785 Adult 1+ the entry relates to a small flush of males being attracted to MV Light. this is stated as being unusual given the normal flight time of this species.
26 Aug 1990 Bickerton/Larkton Hill SJ4952 Larval 4 SJ494525
21 May 1989 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Larval 1+ larvae frequent
21 May 1989 Nunsmere SJ5969 Case 7
03 May 1989 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Larval 1+ frequent
04 Apr 1989 Little Budworth Common SJ5865 Case 1+ 5 with larvae and 12 others kept.M463
30 May 1988 Bulkeley Hill SJ528557 Case 1+ SJ528554. Occasional
11 Mar 1988 Delamere Forest SJ559708 Larval 4
27 Feb 1988 Bickerton/Larkton Hill SJ4952 Larval 11 SJ494525
14 Feb 1988 Delamere Forest SJ559708 Larval 2
25 Aug 1987 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Larval 1+ frequent
17 Jul 1987 Hogshead Wood, Oakmere SJ5869 Case 1+ occasional
27 Jun 1987 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Larval 1+ Common One male expanding its wings on birch trunk
24 May 1987 Shakerley Mere SJ731708 Case 1
25 Apr 1987 Bidston Hill SJ2889 Larval 3 SJ289896
18 Apr 1987 Brereton Heath SJ7965 Larval 1+ frequent
27 Jun 1986 Brereton Heath SJ7965 Larval 1+ occasional
21 Jun 1986 Brereton Heath SJ7965 Case 2
05 May 1986 Bulkeley Hill SJ528557 Case 3 SJ528554
05 May 1986 Bulkeley Hill SJ528557 Larval 1+ SJ527556, several
02 May 1986 Hogshead Wood, Oakmere SJ5869 Larval 1 case
20 Apr 1986 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Case 1+ frequent
20 Apr 1986 Nunsmere SJ5969 Larval 1+ several
07 Mar 1986 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Case 1+ occasional
1986 Wardle SJ6057 Not recorded 1+ Wardle Bank, grid reference unknown.
1986 Witton Flashes SJ6575 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown.
27 Jul 1985 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Larval 1
19 Jul 1985 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Case 1+ frequent
16 May 1985 Delamere Forest SJ542716 Larval 1
05 May 1985 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Case 2
02 May 1985 Newchurch Common SJ6068 Larval 8 emerged 18/5/1985
02 May 1985 Whitegate Way, Winsford SJ615679 Case 1+ Adults emerged 16/5, 25/5 and 29/5/1985
09 Apr 1985 Whitegate Way, Winsford SJ615679 Case 1+ occasional
19 May 1984 Burton SJ3074 Larval 1+ several on the sandstone wall in Denhall Lane, LCES 107:127
06 Jun 1983 Bulkeley Hill SJ528557 Case 1+ SJ528554, adults emerged 18/6/1983 and 21/6/1983
21 Aug 1978 Burton SJ3074 Case 1+
1960 Rostherne SJ7483 Adult 1 date & grid reference not provided
1952 Wilmslow SJ8381 Case 3 emerged June 1953, grid reference not provided
1950 Lindow Common SJ8381 Not recorded 1 undated
1950 Rudheath Woods SJ7470 Not recorded 1 date and grid reference not provided
1950 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Not recorded 1 date and grid reference not provided
30 Aug 1949 Siddington SJ8370 Larval 1 empty case on oak trunk, grid reference not provided
1948 Delamere SJ5570 Case 1 emerged 12/6/1949, grid reference not provided
1920 Delamere SJ5572 Not recorded 1 grid reference not provided other than SJ57. Refers to Delamere, including Flaxmere & Hatchmere. Rep Proc Trans Manchester Entomological Society 1961-1964
1918 Delamere SJ5570 Case 1 emerged 21/6/1919, grid reference not provided
1914 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Case 2 emerged 15/6/1915, grid reference not given, status very common some years but local. Mansbridge (1940)
1908 Delamere SJ5570 Case 1 emerged 15/6/1909, grid reference not provided
1906 Delamere SJ5570 Case 3 emerged 4/6/1907, grid reference not provided
1887 Bidston Hill SJ2889 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Bidston Moss SJ2891 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, site Bidston Heath. Ellis (1890)
1887 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Dunham Park SJ7387 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Knutsford SJ7578 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)


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Updated: 12th June 2019