Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Philedone gerningana

All records

17 records (21+ individuals)
Show phenology

CSV Download (all records)

Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
22 Jun 2014 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9998 Adult 1
21 Jul 2012 Errwood Hall SK0074 Adult 1 photo available, at SK00600 74373 at 1303' asl
30 May 2004 Tegg's Nose Country Park SJ9472 Larval 5 grid reference provided SJ947722, larvae on Teucrium. Imagines reared
27 Jun 1990 Hobson Moor SJ9997 Adult 1
16 Jul 1956 Goyt Valley SK0172 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1953 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ Fairly common on moors and mosses. Michaelis (1954)
07 Aug 1950 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1948 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1+ common, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1922 Goyt Valley SK0172 Not recorded 1 Goyt Valley area including Taxal & Goyt Moss, all in grid reference SK07. No detailed grid reference or date provided
05 Jul 1905 Abbots Moss SJ5968 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. county status: local on the mosses. a few, LCES (1906), Mansbridge (1940)
1889 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Adult 1+ also J B Hodgkinson. Ellis (1890)
1887 Bidston SJ2891 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Bidston Hill SJ2889 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Oxton SJ3087 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1883 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:78-80.
1852 Birkenhead SJ3089 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown, site Jackson's Wood, Claughton. Taken in some plenty. Byerley (1854)
20 Jul 1844 Rudheath SJ7370 Adult 1 Amphisa gerningiana [http://www.nhm.ac.uk/our-science/data/lepindex/detail/?taxonno=90762&&snoc=AMPHISA&search_type=equals&sort=snoc&indexed_from=1&page_no=1&page_size=30&path=search] grid reference not provided, Zool. II:735


Contact: [email protected]
Updated: 12th June 2019