Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Amphipoea oculea Ear Moth

All records

93 records (127+ individuals)

CSV Download (all records)

Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
17 Aug 2017 Upper Dane Valley SK0066 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. Dane Cottage, Wildboarclough, SK00056 66580 - 15w Heath actinic with Jean Oliver
23 Aug 2016 Upper Dane Valley SK0066 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. Dane Cottage, Wildboarclough, SK000664 - 6w actinic heath, 2x15w actinic heath, 2x125w Robinson traps.
16 Aug 2015 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
01 Aug 2014 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
25 Jul 2014 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1
21 Jul 2014 The Stone House, Adlington SJ928818 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
19 Jul 2014 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
17 Jul 2014 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
28 Aug 2013 28 Deansfield Way Elton Cheshire CH2 4PP SJ453753 Adult 1
19 Aug 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det male
12 Aug 2013 28 Deansfield Way Elton Cheshire CH2 4PP SJ453753 Adult 1
09 Aug 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det male
08 Aug 2013 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 gen det male
06 Aug 2013 28 Deansfield Way Elton Cheshire CH2 4PP SJ453753 Adult 1
01 Aug 2013 28 Deansfield Way Elton Cheshire CH2 4PP SJ453753 Adult 2
20 Jul 2013 Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge SK008806 Adult 1
20 Aug 2012 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 gen det male
16 Aug 2012 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 gen det male
13 Aug 2012 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det
04 Aug 2012 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det
20 Aug 2011 28 Deansfield Way Elton Cheshire CH2 4PP SJ453753 Not recorded 1
11 Aug 2011 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 gen det male
02 Aug 2011 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 gen det male
26 Jul 2011 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 gen det male
25 Aug 2010 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det male, photo available
21 Aug 2010 Upton Merlin Close garden SJ256887 Adult 2
18 Aug 2010 Upton Merlin Close garden SJ256887 Adult 2
15 Aug 2010 Upton Merlin Close garden SJ256887 Adult 1
14 Aug 2010 Upton Merlin Close garden SJ256887 Adult 4
14 Aug 2010 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 gen det male
13 Aug 2010 Upton Merlin Close garden SJ256887 Adult 1
11 Aug 2010 Upton Merlin Close garden SJ256887 Adult 2
07 Aug 2010 Upton Merlin Close garden SJ256887 Adult 6
2010 Lismore Road, Dukinfield SJ946973 Adult 8
2010 Lismore Road, Dukinfield SJ946973 Adult 11
19 Aug 2009 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1 gen det female
18 Aug 2009 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 gen.det
12 Aug 2009 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 gen.det. male
28 Aug 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 3 Ear Moth - GJ confirms specimen dissected
10 Aug 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 Ear Moth - GJ confirms specimen dissected
26 Jul 2008 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
04 Aug 2006 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
27 Jul 2006 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 2
26 Jul 2006 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 2
28 Aug 2005 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
16 Aug 2005 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
12 Aug 2005 Woodruff Cottage, Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1 gen det sf
11 Aug 2005 Dee Estuary:Burton Point Farm:compt11 (arable field) SJ305738 Adult 1 gen det male shane farrell
15 Aug 2004 228 Turncroft Lane, Stockport SJ907902 Adult 1 gen det male
04 Aug 2004 Shepherd's Lane, Chester SJ411681 Adult 1 accepted by CMG Panel April 2005 - ear moth gen det male - Shane Farrell
07 Aug 2003 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1 gen det. male
16 Aug 2002 Riverside Park, Macclesfield (Sycamore Wood area) SJ905755 Adult 1 Accepted by CMG Panel April 2005. gen det male
07 Aug 2002 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 accepted by CMG Panel April 2005 - identity confirmed by dissection
2001 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen. det. male. Accepted CMG July 2002
05 Aug 1999 104 Northwich Road Weaverham SJ622737 Adult 1+ gen determination. Accepted by CMG July 2002
1992 SJ36 SJ36 Not recorded 1+
1992 SJ29 SJ29 Not recorded 1+
1992 SJ37 SJ37 Not recorded 1+
05 Sep 1991 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 accepted by CMG Panel January 2003 - genitalia exam done
1991 SJ47 SJ47 Not recorded 1+
1991 SJ54 SJ54 Not recorded 1+
1991 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
13 Aug 1990 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 dissected by determiner
1990 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
1989 SJ58 SJ58 Not recorded 1+ accepted by CMG Panel April 2005 - 2360 Ear Moth x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996. not totally sure whether this record relates to the VC59 or the VC58 side of the Mersey. Certainly in new Cheshire.
1989 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
1988 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
11 Sep 1987 Highcroft, Gee Cross SJ956930 Adult 1 ID Confirmed
1987 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
1986 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
30 Aug 1985 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1 gen det
29 Aug 1985 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ accepted by CMG Panel April 2005 - Occasional
1985 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
1984 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
1983 Ashton & Neumann's Flash SJ663751 Adult 1+ Present - accepted by CMG Panel
1983 Neumann's Flash, Marbury SJ663751 Adult 1
29 Jul 1982 Whitegate Way SJ617678 Adult 1 accepted by CMG Panel April 2005 -
05 Sep 1981 Talbot Stret, Hazel Grove SJ921876 Not recorded 1 gen.det. Accepted by CMG Panel July 2002
07 Aug 1981 Jodrell Bank: RIS Site 337 SJ796706 Adult 1 Ear Moth - RIS confirm gen det done
1970 Staley Brushes SJ99 Not recorded 1+ the publications from which the records were extracted are not known now but were relied on at the time. data was also extracted from local museums and libraries.
1962 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Adult 2 Accepted by CMG Panel April 2005. at Senecio flowers, Church field, gentalia examined
1961 SJ98 SJ98 Not recorded 1+ no other data provided apart from the fact that the species was present between 1961 and 1975 in this square.
1961 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 1 gen det, grid reference unknown, letter to CIR 9.4.1979
15 Aug 1957 Burton SJ3074 Adult 1 gen det. grid reference not provided. Manchester Museum (2016)
1951 Frandley SJ640788 Not recorded 1+ Accepted by CMG Panel April 2005. undated
1951 Witton Flashes SJ6575 Not recorded 1+ Accepted by CMG Panel April 2005. undated
05 Jul 1945 Bebington SJ3285 Adult 1 gen. det. grid reference not provided
18 Aug 1939 Barnston SJ2883 Adult 1 gen. det. Light trapping. No quantity recorded. BRC Ref: V05_01844, grid reference not provided
04 Aug 1929 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1 gen. det. grid reference not provided
21 Sep 1927 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1 gen. det. grid reference not provided
29 Aug 1926 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1 gen. det. grid reference not provided
1909 Brooklands SJ7890 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. grid reference not provided.
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated very common


Contact: [email protected]
Updated: 18th Apr 2018