Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Dichrorampha alpinana

All records

40 records (50+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
24 Jul 2017 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
17 Jun 2017 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
09 Jun 2017 Chorlton SJ7251 Adult 2 amongst Ox-eye Daisy
09 Jun 2017 Chorlton SJ7250 Adult 1 amongst Ox-eye Daisy
27 May 2017 Port Sunlight River Park SJ3485 Adult 1 Dissected.Female
19 Jul 2016 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
11 Jun 2016 Chorlton SJ7351 Adult 7
09 Jul 2015 Silk Road Meadow, Bollington SJ925759 Adult 2
09 Jul 2015 St Georges Avenue, Timperley SJ784895 Adult 1 Caught on Ox-eye daisy flower
05 Jul 2015 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
30 Jun 2015 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
24 Jun 2015 Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge SK008806 Adult 1 From Ox eye Daises
08 Jun 2015 Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge SK008806 Adult 1 On Ox eye Daisy
18 Jul 2014 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
17 Jun 2014 Weston SJ7351 Adult 1
08 Jun 2014 Basford SJ7153 Adult 1
26 Jul 2012 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
17 Jul 2012 Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge SK008806 Adult 1
03 Jun 2011 Norton Priory, Runcorn SJ5483 Adult 1 photo available
26 Jul 2008 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 determined from photograph
21 Jun 2005 Jackson's Brickwork's, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1 amongst Ox-eye Daisies at entrance
16 Jun 2003 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 around Ox-eye Daisy
04 Aug 2002 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Determined by SHH from photos.
2002 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1 genitalia determined - male. confirmed at the time by Steve Hind - my first dissection!
08 Jul 1999 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 2 amongst Ox eye Daisy by entrance road to car park
29 Jun 1998 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
25 Jun 1996 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Not recorded 1 flying over Tansy ! (??)
24 Jul 1995 Adlington Industrial Estate SJ9182 Not recorded 2
14 Jul 1995 Bredbury Green School SJ9290 Not recorded 1 on Shasta Daisy
06 Jul 1995 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Not recorded 1 netted at dusk amongst Ox-eye Daisy
31 Jul 1994 Bradwell Road SJ921855 Not recorded 1
1993 Vicarage Lane, Poynton SJ920841 Adult 1 Ox-eye Daisy grown in garden
13 Jul 1988 Martin Close, Offerton SJ929880 Adult 1 Ox-eye Daisy grown in garden
1988 Martin Close, Offerton SJ929880 Adult 1 Ox-eye Daisy grown in garden
24 Aug 1986 Caister Way, Over, Winsford SJ641654 Adult 1 several, mainly on marguerites in garden on which they are thought to be breeding
08 Aug 1983 Caister Way, Over, Winsford SJ641654 Adult 1
04 Aug 1981 Caister Way, Over, Winsford SJ641654 Adult 1
1949 Bromborough SJ3480 Not recorded 1+
1887 Rock Ferry SJ3386 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, near Rockferry, county status: not common, Mansbridge, (1940)
1864 SJ29 SJ29 Not recorded 1+ date unknown


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018