Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Caloptilia alchimiella

All records

83 records (93+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
16 Jun 2017 Upper Dane Valley SK0066 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. Dane Cottage, Wildboarclough, 125w Robinson trap
16 Jun 2017 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 2
26 May 2017 Upper Dane Valley SK0066 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. Dane Cottage, Wildboarclough, SK000664 - 125w Robinson trap
25 May 2017 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
23 Sep 2016 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Mine 1 Genitalia checked. emerged indoors 10/4/2017
04 Jul 2016 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
16 Sep 2015 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
10 Sep 2015 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
26 Aug 2015 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
25 Aug 2015 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
21 Aug 2015 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
17 Aug 2015 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
10 Aug 2015 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
22 Jun 2014 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9998 Adult 1
18 Jun 2014 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 1
18 Jun 2014 Bosley Cloud SJ8963 Adult 1
07 Jun 2014 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
05 Aug 2013 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
02 Aug 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
09 Aug 2012 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1 photos
08 Jun 2012 Chester SJ4170 Adult 1 SJ41897072, Pond 12. In & around pond
22 Sep 2011 Delamere Forest SJ5472 Mine 1+ gen det female
12 Jun 2011 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
23 May 2010 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1 Caloptilia alchimiella, photos sent to Steve Hind
22 May 2010 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
06 Oct 2009 Marple Dale SJ9389 Larval 1+
24 Aug 2009 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1 photo
08 Aug 2009 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1 determined from photo
02 Jul 2009 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
28 Jun 2009 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
12 Jun 2009 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
04 Aug 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 Caloptilia alchimiella
30 Jul 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 2 Caloptilia alchimiella
27 Jul 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 2 Caloptilia alchimiella
26 Jul 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 Caloptilia alchimiella
25 Jul 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 Caloptilia alchimiella
22 Jul 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 4 Caloptilia alchimiella
21 Jul 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 Caloptilia alchimiella
14 Jul 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 Caloptilia alchimiella
09 Aug 2005 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
03 Aug 2005 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
29 Jul 2005 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
20 Aug 2004 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1+ photo available
06 Aug 2004 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 Caloptilia alchimiella
04 Aug 2004 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 2 Caloptilia alchimiella
13 Jul 2004 Murdishaw Wood SJ5680 Adult 1 gen det female
05 Jun 2004 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
2004 Ashworth Close, Bowdon, Altrincham SJ760865 Adult 1
22 Jun 2003 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
16 Jun 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
13 Jun 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
31 May 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
30 May 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
28 May 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
27 May 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
26 May 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
11 May 2002 Row-of Trees SJ8279 Adult 1
08 Jul 2000 Little Budworth Common SJ590655 Adult 1
10 Nov 1999 Swettenham Meadows SJ8067 Adult 1 gen. det. male.
1999 Mere SJ736813 Not recorded 1+
06 Oct 1998 Woods Moor SJ9187 Larval 1+ on Quercus, bred.
24 Jul 1997 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1+
23 Jul 1997 Bradwell Road, Hazel Grove SJ921855 Adult 1+
01 Jul 1995 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Not recorded 2
01 Jul 1995 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Adult 2
08 Oct 1994 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Larval 1+
09 Jul 1994 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
02 Jun 1992 Harrop Wood, Rainow SJ9578 Not recorded 1
24 Jul 1991 Highcroft, Gee Cross SJ956930 Adult 1
24 Jul 1991 Vicarage Lane, Poynton SJ920841 Adult 1
1991 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Not recorded 2
24 Jun 1991 Marple Ridge Quarry SJ9686 Not recorded 1
15 Jun 1989 Stockport Golf Course, Hazel Grove SJ9388 Not recorded 1
11 Jul 1986 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1
29 May 1982 Whitegate Way SJ617678 Adult 1
21 Jun 1975 Helsby SJ4875 Adult 1 Specimen in Mike Hull's collection. Grid reference not provided
10 Jul 1971 'Windcliffe', Alvanley SJ492753 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. Specimen in Mike Hull's collection
23 Jun 1971 Helsby SJ4875 Adult 1 Specimen in Mike Hull's collection. Grid reference not provided
1969 Plumley Lime Beds SJ7075 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
29 Jul 1948 Frandley SJ640788 Not recorded 1+
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ common and generally distributed. Only split from robustella in 1968, so use with caution (SHH).
1864 SJ38 SJ38 Not recorded 1+
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown, common. Only split from robustella in 1968, so use with caution (SHH).


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018