Elephant Hawk Moth

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Acleris aspersana

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25 records (47+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
03 Aug 2017 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det.male
07 Sep 2016 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
05 Aug 2015 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1 determined from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
02 Sep 2007 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
23 Jul 2001 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
29 Jun 2001 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
11 Jun 2000 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Larval 1+ on Potentilla reptans, emerged July 2000, confirmed S.M.Palmer
1979 Fairfax Drive, Wilmslow SJ838798 Adult 1+ occasional, grid reference unknown.
1975 Frodsham SJ5177 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1963 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Adult 3 Shaw Green. bred, a very high percentage were parasitized by Chalcids
29 Jul 1962 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1955 Styal SJ8383 Not recorded 1+ Site: Bollin Valley, Styal. date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1955)
1953 Cheshire Unknown Larval 1+ County status: The larva is common, ocuring among Spiraea, Potentilla etc. Michaelis (1954)
1948 Gatley SJ8487 Adult 2 common, grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1948 Rudheath Woods SJ7470 Larval 1+ Rudheath, larvae on average 60% parasitised, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1948 Wilmslow SJ8381 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
16 Aug 1947 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
16 Jul 1947 Gatley SJ8487 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
12 Jul 1947 Gatley SJ8487 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1939 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 2 grid reference not provided
28 Jul 1905 Wallasey SJ2892 Adult 6 grid reference not provided
1904 Wallasey SJ2892 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1904 Wallasey Dunes SJ2892 Larval 14 common, grid reference not provided, county status: common and general. Mansbridge (1905, 1940). Peronea aspersana The Ent. 38:287 bred series from Wallasey, emerging 1/8/1904
17 Aug 1889 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 Peronea aspersana. From bog myrtle. Grid ref not provided. Entom. 22:291-299
1853 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown, site New Brighton. Plenty. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019