Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Calamotropha paludella

All records

66 records (89 individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
25 Aug 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 1
08 Aug 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 3
06 Aug 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 1
30 Jul 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 1
26 Jul 2017 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
26 Jul 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 2
24 Jul 2017 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
24 Jul 2017 Astbury Mere SJ8462 Adult 1 4 x MVL, 1 actinic in & around car park until 02:30 hrs.
23 Jul 2017 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
23 Jul 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 2
20 Jul 2017 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1
20 Jul 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 4
19 Jul 2017 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
18 Jul 2017 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
16 Jul 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 2
15 Jul 2017 5 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1
13 Jul 2017 Hesti, Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1
13 Jul 2017 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 2 confirmed S H Hind from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
05 Jul 2017 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 5
04 Jul 2017 Hesti, Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 2
25 Aug 2016 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 1
16 Aug 2016 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 1
16 Aug 2016 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1 photo on Moth Forum
14 Aug 2016 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
06 Aug 2016 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
03 Aug 2016 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 1
03 Aug 2016 Hesti, Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1
23 Jul 2016 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
21 Jul 2016 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
18 Jul 2016 Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB SJ3173 Adult 7 2 x Skinner 125W MV
07 Jul 2016 River Weaver Bank SJ646711 Adult 2
23 Aug 2015 Burton SJ3173 Adult 1 attracted to security lights, RSPB Burton Mere Reserve
22 Aug 2015 Burton SJ3173 Adult 1 RSPB Burton Mere Reserve
20 Aug 2015 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
09 Aug 2015 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 2
09 Aug 2015 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
08 Aug 2015 Dee Estuary Compartment 15: Gorse Covert SJ315736 Adult 1 SJ3157373651, Car park: Big Sleepout
05 Aug 2015 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1
03 Aug 2015 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1
23 Jul 2015 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
23 Jul 2015 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, confirmed S H Hind from photo
21 Jul 2015 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
13 Jul 2015 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1 confirmed S Holmes from photos on Cheshire Moth Forum
13 Jul 2015 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1
09 Aug 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
04 Aug 2014 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1 ID confirmed bt Steve Hind & Steve Holmes from photo
29 Jul 2014 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1 2 x 125MV Robinson traps all night, + 125MV on tripod over sheet until 12:30
26 Jul 2014 Congleton Road, Alderley Edge SJ844776 Adult 1 Species present no count attempted
23 Jul 2014 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1 confirmed M Bellingham from photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
23 Jul 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
19 Jul 2014 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
19 Jul 2014 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
30 Aug 2013 28 Deansfield (Elton) SJ453753 Adult 1
15 Aug 2013 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, new for site, photo on rECOrd moth forum, confirmed S W Holmes, S H Hind

02 Aug 2013 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1
22 Jul 2013 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1
08 Jul 2013 Dee Estuary:Inner Marsh Farm:compt6 (reedbed) SJ310734 Adult 1 21.50 to 03.45. 13C
21 Aug 2012 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1 photos
20 Aug 2012 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
28 Jul 2011 Woodend SJ8082 Adult 1 On lighted tunnel wall, confirmed S H Hind from photo
13 Jul 2011 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 determined from photo
25 Jul 2010 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
24 Jul 2010 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1 Calamotropha paludella, photo id'd by Steve Hind
26 Aug 2009 Dee Estuary:IMF2:compt 14 (Burton Mere) SJ312736 Not recorded 1 21.00 to 01.15. windy/showers, 15C
03 Aug 2007 Jackson's Brickwork's, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 2
05 Aug 2004 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Calamatropha paludella - first VC58 record. confirmed via photographs via Steve Hind et al. also supported by another at a similar date in VC59 which we believe was also a first county record.


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018