Elephant Hawk Moth

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Hedya salicella

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71 records (89+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
28 Jun 2018 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
26 Jun 2018 Cedarways, Appleton Park, Warrington SJ617842 Adult 1
16 Jun 2018 Coole Fishery, near Audlem SJ648456 Adult 1
14 Jun 2017 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
15 Jul 2016 Meadowbank, Moore Lane, Moore SJ582848 Adult 1 FT 17.1 C
14 Jul 2015 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
18 Jul 2014 Meadowbank, Moore Lane, Moore SJ582848 Adult 1
01 Jul 2014 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1
26 Jun 2014 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 2
23 Jun 2014 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
17 Jun 2014 Partington SJ7292 Adult 1 photographed
20 Jul 2013 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
19 Jul 2013 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
19 Jul 2011 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
02 Jul 2011 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4373 Adult 1 SJ435735
14 Jun 2011 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 2
23 Jul 2010 Nunsmere Hall SJ591688 Adult 1
17 Jul 2010 Little Budworth Common SJ5866 Adult 1
09 Jul 2010 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
01 Jul 2010 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
21 Jul 2009 Rivacre Valley Local Nature Reserve SJ383778 Adult 3
05 Jul 2009 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
02 Jul 2009 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 confirmed by S Farrell, S H Hind from photo
01 Jul 2009 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
23 Aug 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
16 Jul 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
17 Jun 2005 Haydn Pool, Witton Flashes, No 1 Tank SJ659753 Adult 1
24 Jul 2004 Fodens Flash SJ729613 Adult 1
17 Sep 2003 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
08 Jul 2003 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
19 Jul 2002 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
11 Jul 2001 Brookheys Covert, Carrington Moss SJ7490 Adult 1 on tree trunk
07 Jul 2001 Runcorn Latchford Canal SJ574855 Adult 1
22 Jul 2000 Haystack Lodge, Runcorn SJ545838 Adult 1 present were: J. Clarke, J. Hancell, S.H.Hind, K. McCabe,P.Oldfield, S.J.McWilliam, A.Wander, A.N.Other
1997 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1+ fairly common
22 Jul 1996 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
1996 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1+ numbers not recorded but presence noted
31 Jul 1995 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ708751 Adult 1+ scarce
13 Jul 1995 Priory Close, Halton SJ540821 Adult 1
12 Jul 1995 Priory Close, Halton SJ540821 Adult 1
30 Jun 1994 Priory Close, Halton SJ540821 Adult 2
1989 Martin Close, Offerton SJ929880 Adult 1
1988 Martin Close, Offerton SJ929880 Adult 1
20 Jul 1987 Moore SJ5784 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1987 Martin Close, Offerton SJ929880 Adult 1+ first recorded July 1987
11 Jul 1986 The Triangle - Marbury and Anderton SJ662753 Adult 1+ occasional
11 Jul 1986 Witton Flashes SJ6575 Adult 4 Witton Flash, Marbury SJ652762
24 Jul 1985 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1
1985 Wardle SJ6057 Adult 1+ Wardle Bank, grid reference unknown.
02 Jul 1976 Pulford SJ3659 Adult 1 grid reference not provided, LCES 97-100:41
02 Jul 1976 Pulford SJ3758 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1964 Rostherne Mere SJ7484 Adult 3 Mere Covert
1963 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Adult 2 Shaw Green
16 Jul 1953 Cotterill Clough SJ8083 Adult 4
23 Jun 1953 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. county status: widely distributed, the larva is frequent on Salix. Michaelis (1955)
1953 Wallasey SJ2892 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1+ county status: widespread and often fairly common in east and central Cheshire. Records also from Wirral and Chester. Michaelis (1954)
14 Jul 1951 Frandley House, Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
12 May 1951 Wallasey SJ2892 Larval 1+ on Balsam Poplar, grid reference not provided. Michaelis (1954)
17 Jul 1950 Cotterill Clough SJ8083 Adult 4 grid reference not provided. Michaelis (1954)
1949 Frandley House, Frandley SJ640788 Not recorded 1
06 Jul 1948 Marbury Country Park SJ6576 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown. Mansbridge & Wright (1949)
1948 Gatley SJ8487 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
01 Jul 1947 Billinge Green SJ6871 Adult 1 very scarce. Grid Reference unknown. Boyd (1951)
1942 Blacon SJ3767 Adult 1+ several. grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
06 Jul 1941 Gatley SJ8487 Adult 2 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1941 Redesmere SJ8471 Not recorded 1+ rare. Grid Reference unknown. Mansbridge (1947)
1934 Wallasey SJ2792 Not recorded 1 Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1912 Mere SJ7281 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. County status:scarce. Mansbridge (1940)
1887 Bromborough SJ3481 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, site Patrick Wood. Ellis (1890)


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