Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Galleria mellonella Wax Moth

All records

23 records (23+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
25 Jul 2017 Hyde Grove, Sale SJ786916 Adult 1
16 Aug 2015 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1
09 Aug 2015 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1 determined from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
04 Sep 2014 St Georges Avenue, Timperley SJ784895 Adult 1 not counted
24 Jul 2014 Carlton Road, Hale, Altrincham SJ786865 Adult 1
13 Sep 2013 5, Higher Downs, Knutsford, Cheshire SJ762785 Adult 1 determined from photo on Moth Forum
29 Aug 2013 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted
20 Aug 2012 Carlton Road, Hale, Altrincham SJ786865 Adult 1
03 Jul 2011 Ness Gardens rear of Mickwell Brow SJ302758 Adult 1
2011 Lismore Road, Dukinfield SJ946973 Adult 1+ not counted
27 Aug 2008 Carlton Road, Hale, Altrincham SJ786865 Adult 1
01 Aug 2008 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Galleria mellonella
27 Sep 2006 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 confirmed B T Shaw
23 Sep 2006 Brockholes Wood, Crowden SK0799 Adult 1 in quarry SK070998
07 Sep 2006 Rope Lane, Rope, Crewe SJ692531 Adult 1 gen det female SF
05 Sep 2006 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1 determined from photograph
17 Sep 2003 Carlton Avenue, Handforth SJ8582 Adult 1 conf S H Hind
1982 Heron Court, Parkgate SJ282774 Adult 1 March 1982 - June 1984
1980 Brock Quarry, Moreton SJ2489 Adult 1 grid references provided by rECOrd SJ252907. Unable to validate site, used SJ2489 for consistency with other data from this recorder.
1969 Plumley Lime Beds SJ7075 Adult 1
1953 Wirral SJ28 Adult 1
1949 Chelford SJ814744 Not recorded 1 New Cheshire record, grid reference unknown
1864 SJ38 SJ38 Not recorded 1+ date unknown


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018