Elephant Hawk Moth

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Galleria mellonella Wax Moth

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42 records (46+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
05 Sep 2018 Athol Road, Bramhall SJ887842 Adult 1
02 Sep 2018 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
01 Sep 2018 Dane Road, Sale SJ800923 Adult 2
14 Aug 2018 Church Walks Christleton SJ441659 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
06 Aug 2018 Hyde Grove, Sale SJ786916 Adult 2
03 Aug 2018 Hyde Grove, Sale SJ786916 Adult 1
02 Aug 2018 Raglan Road, Sale SJ779911 Adult 1
02 Aug 2018 Dane Road, Sale SJ800923 Adult 3
01 Aug 2018 Hyde Grove, Sale SJ786916 Adult 1
27 Jul 2018 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
27 Jul 2018 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ517566 Adult 1
26 Jul 2018 Dane Road, Sale SJ800923 Adult 1
23 Jul 2018 Hyde Grove, Sale SJ786916 Adult 1
17 Jul 2018 Hyde Grove, Sale SJ786916 Adult 1
15 Jul 2018 Hyde Grove, Sale SJ786916 Adult 1
15 Jul 2018 Athol Road, Bramhall SJ887842 Adult 1 In a beehive
14 Jul 2018 Raglan Road, Sale SJ779911 Adult 1
08 Jul 2018 Dane Road, Sale SJ800923 Adult 1
27 Jun 2018 Kensington Road, Cheadle Heath, Stockport SJ878893 Adult 1
25 Jul 2017 Hyde Grove, Sale SJ786916 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
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 determined from photo
13 Sep 2013 Higher Downs, Knutsford 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 confirmed S H Hind from photo
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
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 SJ517566 Adult 1 determined from photograph in annual report
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 Nature Reserve SJ7075 Adult 1 grid reference unknown
1953 Wirral SJ28 Adult 1 Site: Wirral, grid reference not provided. Michaelis (1954)
1949 Chelford SJ8174 Not recorded 1 New Cheshire record. Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1864 SJ38 SJ38 Not recorded 1+ Creaser (1994)


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Updated: 12th June 2019