Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Elachista albidella

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13 records (14+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
12 Jul 2018 Pikelow Farm, Marton - Summer Hide SJ857689 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
21 Jun 2017 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. 2 x Robinson MV Trap (125W)
09 Jun 2016 Abbots Moss SJ5968 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
22 Jul 2013 Lower Moss Wood SJ781751 Adult 1 gen det female
07 Jul 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 photo taken, gen det male
02 Jul 1999 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen. det.
18 Aug 1962 Flaxmere SJ5572 Adult 1
19 Jul 1958 Flaxmere SJ5572 Adult 1 common, mines are found towards the tips of Eriophorum. grid reference not provided, Ent. Rec. 70:229-230
1953 Saltersley Moss SJ8180 Adult 1+ Grid Reference unknown, plentiful late June/mid Jul, flies at sunset, Michaelis (1953)
17 Jun 1950 Delamere SJ5572 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
10 Jun 1949 Lindow Common SJ8381 Adult 2 Grid Reference unknown. Mansbridge & Wright (1950), scarce, Michaelis (1953)
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ common on the mosses where cotton-grass grows freely, Mansbridge (1940)
1920 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1 Abbots Moss area SJ56 including Newchurch Common SJ66, grid reference not provided


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Updated: 12th June 2019