Elephant Hawk Moth

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Pleurota bicostella

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63 records (124+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
03 Jun 2018 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 3
09 Jun 2017 Brookhouse Moss SJ8061 Adult 10
01 Jun 2017 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1
23 May 2017 Brookhouse Moss SJ8061 Adult 5
18 Jun 2016 Wybunbury SJ6950 Adult 1
01 Jul 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
06 Jun 2014 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1
06 Jun 2014 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1
01 Jun 2014 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 3
21 May 2014 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1
17 Jun 2013 Saltersley Moss SJ8280 Adult 1
07 Jun 2013 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1
04 Jun 2013 Saltersley Moss SJ8280 Adult 1
01 Jun 2012 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 10
02 Jun 2011 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 2
26 Jun 2010 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1
02 Jun 2010 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 4 confirmed by S H Hind from photo
06 Jun 2004 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 4
30 May 2004 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 24
22 May 2004 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 4
07 Jul 2003 Pym chair SJ9976 Adult 1
17 Jun 2003 Cat and Fiddle SK0071 Adult 1+ 2004/087
17 Jun 1999 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1
31 May 1999 Brookhouse Moss SJ8061 Adult 1
01 Jun 1997 Caldy Hill SJ2285 Adult 1
28 May 1997 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1+ several
19 Jul 1996 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1+ few
18 Jul 1996 Goyt's Clough SK0173 Adult 1
18 Jul 1996 Stake Side SK0073 Adult 1
17 Jul 1996 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 1+
11 Jul 1996 Crowden SE0600 Adult 1+ below Rakes Rocks
11 Jul 1996 Brockholes Wood Reserve SE0700 Adult 1+
02 Jul 1995 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1
20 Jun 1992 Caldy Hill SJ2285 Adult 1
29 Jun 1991 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1 SJ595688 centroid grid reference, frequent
28 May 1990 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1 LWH centroid grid reference SJ595688
20 Jun 1988 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1+ frequent
27 Jun 1986 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1+ frequent
12 Jun 1976 Bickerton/Larkton Hill SJ4952 Adult 1 Bickerton Hill, abundant. grid reference unknown.
23 Apr 1970 Thurstaston SJ2485 Adult 1 grid reference not provided, LCES 97-100:24
1964 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1+
09 Jun 1956 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1 pages 28-30. HLB Note Books 1952 - 1970
24 May 1952 Morley Green SJ8281 Adult 1 Morley Green, Lindow Moss. grid reference not provided
09 Jun 1951 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
17 Jun 1950 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
08 Jun 1950 Thurstaston SJ2485 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
18 Jun 1949 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
08 Jun 1949 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 3 grid reference not provided
21 May 1949 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
19 Jun 1948 Caldy SJ2285 Adult 1
15 Jun 1948 Bebington SJ3285 Adult 1
12 Jun 1948 Thurstaston SJ2485 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
25 May 1948 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1948 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ fairly common, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1948 Rudheath Woods SJ7470 Not recorded 1+ Rudheath, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
21 Jun 1947 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
29 May 1944 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference unknown
06 Jun 1937 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
01 Jul 1936 Wilmslow SJ8280 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
02 Jul 1904 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, county status: common on heaths and mosses. Mansbridge (1940)
1900 Bollin Valley SJ78 Not recorded 1
1883 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:78-80.
1854 Birkenhead SJ3089 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown, common in Jackson's Wood, Claughton. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019