Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Epinotia cruciana Willow Tortrix

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36 records (44+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
19 Jun 2017 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 2 x Robinson MV Trap (125W)
03 Jul 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
29 Jun 2014 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 2 pair in cop, photo available
22 Jun 2014 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9898 Adult 1
21 Jun 2005 Jackson's Brickwork's, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 2
28 Jun 2003 The Sandhills, Alderley Edge SJ8577 Adult 1
20 Jul 2000 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1
10 May 2000 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Larval 1+ on Salix repens, emerged 26.6.00
07 May 2000 Jacksons' Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Larval 1+ in spun shoot of Sallow, emerged 5.6.00
17 Jun 1999 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1+ few
15 Jun 1999 Lindow Common SJ8381 Adult 1 f. angustana
1998 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1+ a few off Sallows
20 Jun 1998 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 2 of nominate form amongst Salix repens
19 Jul 1996 Danes Moss SJ9070 Not recorded 1+
08 Jul 1996 Jacksons' Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1
02 Jul 1995 Danes Moss SJ9070 Not recorded 2
01 Jul 1993 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
22 Jun 1993 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1 1915-2045 hours, cloudy, light drizzle
21 Jun 1992 Bagmere SJ795645 Adult 1
19 Jun 1990 Danes Moss SJ9170 Adult 1
09 Jul 1988 Middlewood Way, Adlington SJ9279 Adult 2
03 Jul 1988 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 4
1981 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1+
1969 Plumley Lime Beds SJ7075 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1963 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Adult 1+ Shaw Green, occasional
1953 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown
12 May 1951 Wallasey SJ2892 Larval 1 on willow, grid reference not provided
1950 Ringway SJ8084 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
28 May 1949 Spital SJ3383 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
16 May 1948 Wallasey SJ2892 Larval 1+ on sallow, emerged 21/6, 24/6, 26/6, 27/6, 30/6, 5/7/1948, Creaser (1994), grid reference not provided
1948 Wilmslow SJ8581 Adult 1+ occasional, grid reference and date unknown, county status: common on sandhills, occasionally inland
1940 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Not recorded 1+
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: common among sallow, especially on the coast sandhills
1914 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1912 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
14 Jul 1911 Rostherne SJ7384 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018