Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Yponomeuta padella Orchard Ermine

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19 records (116+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
14 Jul 2018 Bowring Drive, Parkgate SJ280784 Adult 1 Freshly emerged on Hawthorn
01 Aug 2015 Thornton-le-Moors SJ4474 Larval 30 Larval webbings found; much frass
02 Jun 2011 Stoak SJ4273 Larval 20 SJ425735
22 May 2011 Thornton Green SJ4473 Larval 50 SJ445735
01 Jun 1999 Hall oth' Hey, Kingsley SJ5575 Larval 1+ on Crataegus
03 Jun 1997 Farndon SJ4154 Larval 1+ several webs on hawthorn hedge
25 May 1997 Newbold Astbury SJ8659 Larval 1+ on hawthorn hedge,emerged 25.6.1997
1996 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Larval 1+ larval tent on Prunus spinosa
16 May 1992 Forge Pool SJ6676 Larval 1+ SJ662760 centroid grid reference, occasional.
25 May 1991 Bird's Wood, Aston SJ5778 Larval 1+ nest. LWH - SJ572787, SJM - SJ573785 centroid grid references
19 May 1990 Lapwing Lane, Moore SJ5785 Larval 1+ several, SJ574858, 3 counts of nests
12 May 1990 Hatton Lane, Hatton SJ610824 Larval 1+ abundant
1990 SJ46 SJ46 Larval 1 grid reference unknown, LCES 114:14
20 Jun 1987 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ708751 Larval 1+ locally frequent
03 Jun 1980 Whitegate Way, Winsford SJ615679 Larval 1+ Imago emerged 25/7/1980
1979 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Larval 1 larvae on sloe, Wallace and Wallace (1982)
1962 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Not recorded 1+ occasional in hedges
1955 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Not recorded 1+ common, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1955).
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ very common on hawthorn hedges, Mansbridge (1940)


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Updated: 12th June 2019