Elephant Hawk Moth

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Aristotelia ericinella

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27 records (63+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
15 Jul 2018 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 7
07 Jul 2018 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 6
10 Aug 2017 Brookhouse Moss SJ8061 Adult 2 includes one male gen det
04 Jul 2016 Brereton Heath SJ7965 Larval 1 off heather at SJ798651
03 Jul 2016 Saltersley Moss SJ8180 Larval 1 off heather
03 Jul 2016 Saltersley Moss SJ8280 Larval 1 off heather
16 Aug 2015 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 5 confirmed S H Hind from photo
01 Aug 2011 Runcorn Hill SJ507816 Adult 1 SJ5063781734 with Alex J Foot, not counted
18 Jul 2004 Thurstaston Common SJ2484 Adult 1 photographed
21 Jul 2000 Sound Common SJ6248 Adult 3
26 Jul 1995 Flaxmere SJ5572 Adult 1+ SJ557724, very common amongst heather
01 Jul 1995 Little Budworth Common SJ5865 Larval 1 from Ling emerged 21/7/1995
07 Aug 1994 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1+ SJ595688, frequent
24 Jun 1992 Shakerley Mere SJ731708 Adult 1 SJ732709 centroid grid reference
1988 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1+ scarce
15 Jul 1963 Delamere SJ5572 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1962 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
24 Jul 1952 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Lancs and Chesh Ent Soc coll.
21 Jul 1952 Saltersley Moss SJ8180 Adult 7 grid reference unknown. Flies about 20:00 hours BST in early August, Michaelis (1953)
09 Aug 1951 Delamere SJ5572 Adult 8 grid reference not provided
30 Jul 1951 Lindow Common SJ8380 Adult 3 Quantity estimated. Fairly common. grid reference not provided
21 Aug 1950 Lindow Common SJ8381 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
20 Aug 1949 Sound Heath SJ6148 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1940 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Not recorded 1+
1940 Thurstaston SJ2485 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, grid reference unknown. County status: fairly common on heaths and mosses. Mansbridge (1940)
11 Aug 1917 Delamere SJ5572 Adult 4 grid reference unknown. Mansbridge (1940)
1887 Oxton SJ3087 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, site Oxton Heath. Ellis (1890)


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Updated: 12th June 2019