Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Matilella fusca

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54 records (57+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
26 Jun 2017 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 2
03 Aug 2015 Fir Close, Poynton SJ925831 Adult 1
30 Jun 2015 Fir Close, Poynton SJ925831 Adult 1
06 Jun 2014 Fir Close, Poynton SJ925831 Adult 1 Birdforum ID section (Surreymoths)
31 Jul 2013 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
13 Jul 2009 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det.male
04 Aug 2004 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
28 May 2003 Saltersley Moss SJ8280 Case 2
07 Jul 2001 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1
23 Jun 2001 Caldy Hill SJ2285 Adult 1
19 Jul 1999 Shepherd's Lane, Chester SJ411681 Adult 1
23 Aug 1997 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green. SJ852863 Adult 1 conf. S.H.Hind
12 Jul 1997 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
28 May 1997 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1
12 Aug 1996 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Not recorded 1
18 Jul 1996 Goyt Valley VC58 SK0173 Adult 1
18 Jul 1996 Goyt Valley VC58 SK0172 Adult 1
18 Jul 1996 Stake Side , Goyt Valley SK0073 Adult 1
11 Jul 1996 Crowden SE0600 Not recorded 1+ below Rakes Rocks
31 Jul 1995 Halton Common, Halton SJ540823 Adult 1
05 Jul 1995 Parklands Way, Poynton SJ922832 Not recorded 1
31 Jul 1992 Highcroft, Gee Cross SJ956930 Adult 1
1992 Vicarage Lane, Poynton SJ920841 Adult 1
18 Jun 1990 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
17 Jun 1990 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
27 Aug 1984 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
31 Aug 1979 Meols SJ2390 Adult 1 grid reference SJ233900 to light
24 Aug 1977 Meols SJ2390 Adult 1 grid reference SJ233900 to light
19 Aug 1977 Meols SJ2390 Adult 1 grid reference SJ233900 to light
16 Jun 1977 Meols SJ2390 Adult 2 grid reference SJ233900 to light
1976 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1976 Wallasey SJ291927 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1972 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1+
1969 Plumley Lime Beds SJ7075 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1951 Delamere Forest SJ5571 Adult 1+ grid reference not provided
1950 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ common on heaths, mosses and moors.
19 Jun 1948 Caldy SJ2285 Adult 1
19 Jun 1948 Thurstaston SJ2485 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
12 Jun 1948 Thurstaston SJ2485 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1948 West Kirby SJ2185 Adult 1+ grid reference not provided
29 May 1948 Thurstaston SJ2485 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1948 Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1+
1948 Goyt Valley SK0173 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
1948 Wilmslow SJ8581 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
1948 Rudheath Woods SJ7470 Not recorded 1+ plentiful, date and grid reference unknown.
1946 Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1+
1945 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Not recorded 1 emerged 5/6/1945, grid reference not provided
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: abundant on heaths and mosses especially after the vegetation has been burned
05 Jul 1908 Delamere Forest SJ5571 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1889 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 Phycis carbonariella (fusca). Modern name should be Matilella fusca. Grid ref not provided. Entom. 22:291-299
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown.
1885 Birkenhead SJ3089 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Claughton Fir Wood
1885 Bidston Hill SJ2889 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown.
1854 Birkenhead SJ3089 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Plentiful in Jackson's Wood


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018