Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Gypsonoma aceriana

All records

42 records (114+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
20 Jul 2017 Barnsfold Road, Hawk Green SJ957872 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. 2 x Robinson MV Trap (125W)
17 Jun 2017 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 2 larval tubes
02 Jun 2016 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 2
28 May 2016 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 12
28 May 2016 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 2
09 Jun 2015 Marthall SJ7976 Larval 1
07 Jun 2015 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 8 Tubes
07 Jun 2015 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 1 Tube
23 May 2015 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 3 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
17 May 2015 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Larval 1
25 Jul 2014 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1 Min Temp 15.1 C
25 Jul 2014 Stanlow SJ4274 Larval 1
10 Jul 2014 Meadow Bank SJ58208485 Adult 1 Min Temp 12.3 C
14 Jun 2014 Ness Gardens SJ3075 Larval 1+ compartment L
18 May 2014 Thornton-le- Moors SJ4374 Larval 33 frass piles, photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
18 May 2014 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 11 frass piles
17 May 2014 Gowy Meadows SJ4372 Larval 8
20 Jun 1998 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Larval 1+ feeding on Populus gileadensis + old workings
21 Aug 1987 Wigg Island, Astmoor Saltmarsh, Runcorn SJ529836 Adult 1
24 Aug 1984 Hockenhull Platts, Tarporley SJ476656 Adult 1+ Rare
1969 Plumley Lime Beds SJ7075 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1965 Bramhall SJ8984 Adult 1 grid reference unknown.
1964 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Adult 1 Old Hall Wood
18 Aug 1962 Flaxmere SJ5572 Adult 1 not counted
1962 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1962 Bramhall SJ8984 Adult 1 grid reference unknown.
20 Jul 1954 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
02 Jun 1952 Wallasey SJ2892 Larval 1+ on poplar, grid reference not provided
1952 Stockport SJ8989 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown
12 May 1951 Wallasey SJ2892 Larval 1+ on poplar, grid reference not provided
12 Jun 1950 Bebington SJ3285 Adult 1
28 May 1950 Wallasey SJ2892 Larval 1 on poplar, grid reference not provided
07 May 1950 Wallasey SJ291927 Larval 1+ grid reference unknown. Date May 1949/52. larvae common in shoots of Populus balsamifera
02 Jul 1949 Wallasey SJ2892 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
26 Jun 1948 Wallasey SJ2892 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
16 Aug 1947 Wallasey SJ2892 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
28 Jul 1947 Wallasey SJ2892 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1944 Storeton Woods SJ3184 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1940 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, grid reference unknown, county status: local, sometimes common
1909 Wallasey SJ291927 Adult 1 date unknown, grid reference unknown
1887 Egremont SJ3191 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown,
1854 Wallasey SJ291927 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown, site New Brighton, common


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018