Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Hippotion celerio Silver-striped Hawk-moth

All records

6 records (6+ individuals)

CSV Download (all records)

Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
1940 Stalybridge SJ9597 Not recorded 1+ undated. assumed to be the same record as in Underwood William, 1970, Records extracted from various publications to establish a lepidoptera list at Staley Brushes. the publications from which the records were extracted are not known now but were relied on at the time. data was also extracted from local museums and libraries.
06 Sep 1914 Lostock Gralam SJ6975 Adult 1 grid reference not provided, LCFC 1916:96, Smith (1948)
06 Oct 1910 Lostock Gralam SJ6975 Adult 1 an example taken in Brunner Mond's works L&C Nat Vol vii, p 313. Date in Boyd, A W , 1951, A Country Parish as 6.10.1914.
1910 Great Boughton SJ4264 Adult 1 specimen in Grosvenor Museum, J. Arkle, Entom., xlviii., 62, Mansbridge (1914), Smith (1948)
1906 Ashton upon Mersey SJ7692 Adult 1 a specimen found at rest now in mr g storey's collection
1878 Alderley Edge SJ8377 Not recorded 1+ WW Keyworth - Ent. XI., p. 160, E.L.


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