Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Epiblema foenella

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97 records (120+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
13 Jul 2017 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
05 Jul 2017 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
20 Jun 2017 5 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1
17 Jun 2017 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
19 Jul 2016 Oxmoor Wood and Ponds SJ5584 Adult 5
19 Jul 2016 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted
11 Jul 2016 Church Walks Christleton SJ441659 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
08 Jul 2016 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1 FT 14.5 C
07 Jul 2016 Church Walks Christleton SJ441659 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
21 Jul 2015 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
16 Jul 2015 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
01 Jul 2015 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
27 Jul 2014 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted
25 Jul 2014 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
22 Jul 2014 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1 Min Temp 15.5 C
20 Jul 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
18 Jul 2014 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 2
10 Jul 2014 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
08 Jul 2014 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1 Min Temp 13.9 C
31 Jul 2013 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1
27 Jul 2013 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
22 Jul 2013 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
19 Jul 2013 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, new for site
19 Jul 2013 28 Deansfield (Elton) SJ453753 Adult 1
19 Jul 2013 The Woodlands, Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1
13 Jul 2013 28 Deansfield (Elton) SJ453753 Adult 1
19 Aug 2012 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1
21 Jul 2012 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
08 Jul 2011 Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
05 Jul 2011 28 Deansfield Way Elton Cheshire CH2 4PP SJ453753 Not recorded 1
26 Jun 2010 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
05 Jul 2009 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
02 Jul 2009 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
28 Jul 2008 Kensington Road, Cheadle Heath, Stockport SJ877894 Adult 1 Epiblema foenella
14 May 2008 Chorlton SJ7251 Adult 1 grid reference SJ724510
19 Jul 2007 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 determined from photograph
25 Jul 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Epiblema foenella-
17 Jul 2006 16 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
12 Jul 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Epiblema foenella
11 Jul 2005 Frodsham SJ522778 Adult 1 Epiblema foenella
09 Jul 2005 Marbury Country Park SJ6576 Adult 1
27 Jul 2004 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Epiblema foenella
24 Jul 2004 Fodens Flash SJ729613 Adult 1
23 Jul 2004 Haydn Pool, Witton Flashes, No 1 Tank SJ660753 Adult 1+ 3x125W MV and 2x15W Actinic
20 Jun 2003 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1
18 Jun 2003 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1
26 Jul 2002 Halton SJ540823 Adult 1 data supplied by Cheshire Local Record Center
04 Aug 2001 Caldy Hill SJ2285 Adult 1 trap 2 placed on heath.
25 Jul 2001 Jeff Clarke's Garden, Hough Green, Widnes SJ493869 Not recorded 1
22 Jul 2001 Jeff Clarke's Garden, Hough Green, Widnes SJ493869 Not recorded 1
2000 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 determined from sketch
26 Jun 1999 Inner Marsh Farm, Burton SJ304741 Adult 1
20 Jul 1997 Chester Grasslands SJ376655 Adult 4
12 Jul 1997 Navigation Cop, Chester SJ394665 Adult 1
13 Jul 1995 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 1
12 Jul 1995 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2
12 Jul 1991 Holcroft Moss SJ686934 Adult 2
18 Jul 1990 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2
14 Jul 1990 Halton Common, Runcorn SJ540823 Adult 1
21 Jul 1989 Eastern Reedbed Area, Moore SJ594864 Adult 1
17 Jul 1989 Woolston Eyes SJ653889 Adult 2
15 Jul 1989 Woolston Eyes SJ653889 Adult 2
21 Jul 1988 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2
1988 Woolston Eyes SJ6488 Adult 1+ SJ6408888244 - May 1988 - Dec 1990
28 Aug 1987 Eastern Reedbed Area, Moore SJ594864 Adult 2
20 Aug 1987 48 Winstanley Road, Sale SJ794924 Adult 1
19 Aug 1987 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
18 Aug 1987 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
16 Aug 1987 Wallasey Sand Dunes, SJ275925 Adult 1
10 Aug 1987 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 1
17 Jul 1987 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2
16 Jul 1987 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 1
13 Jul 1987 Lynton Crescent, Hough Green SJ501867 Adult 1
09 Jul 1987 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2
12 Aug 1986 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2
11 Jul 1986 Witton Flash, Marbury SJ652762 Adult 2
11 Jul 1986 Witton Flash, Marbury SJ662753 Adult 1
10 Jul 1986 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 1
24 Jul 1985 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2
24 Jul 1985 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 2
23 Jul 1985 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 1
08 Jul 1976 Helsby Hill SJ4975 Adult 2 Specimen in Mike Hull's collection. grid reference unknown
1970 Leasowe SJ2690 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
19 Oct 1961 Heswall SJ2682 Adult 1+
1952 Burton SJ3174 Not recorded 1+ undated. several bred from base of previous years stems of Artemisia vulgaris on 1953
1952 Wirral SJ28 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1951 Holford Moss SJ710748 Adult 1+ undated
1951 Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1+ undated
1951 Marbury Park SJ6576 Not recorded 1+ undated
08 Jul 1950 Northwich SJ6572 Adult 2 grid reference unknown
1950 Bebington SJ3285 Adult 1+ grid reference not provided
1948 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
1948 Gatley SJ8487 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown
1948 Wilmslow SJ8581 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
16 Jul 1947 Bebington SJ3285 Adult 1 New to Cheshire, grid reference not provided. Mansbridge & Wright (1949)
1944 Storeton Woods SJ3184 Adult 1 during June, grid reference not provided
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: locally common among thistles


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018