Elephant Hawk Moth

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Pyrausta purpuralis

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75 records (84+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
01 Sep 2018 Oxmoor Ponds and Wood LNR SJ558843 Adult 3 SJ557842
18 Aug 2018 Chadkirk SJ9490 Adult 1 SJ940900
06 Aug 2018 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 2
04 Aug 2018 Holly Bank House (CWT) SJ442748 Adult 1
03 Aug 2018 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1 MV and Actinic
02 Aug 2018 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
02 Aug 2018 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 2 MV and Actinic
01 Aug 2018 Bowring Drive, Parkgate SJ280784 Adult 1
01 Aug 2018 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1 MV and Actinic
27 Jul 2018 Chadkirk SJ9490 Adult 1 SJ940900
25 Jul 2018 Wybunbury SJ7049 Adult 1
23 Jul 2018 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
22 Jul 2018 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
22 Jul 2018 Bowring Drive, Parkgate SJ280784 Adult 1
18 Jul 2018 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
12 Jul 2018 Pikelow Farm, Marton - Garden SJ855690 Adult 1
12 Jul 2018 Pikelow Farm, Marton - Cow Lane Hide SJ856690 Adult 1
08 Jul 2018 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
21 Aug 2017 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
16 Aug 2017 Bradwell Road, Hazel Grove SJ921855 Adult 1
25 Jul 2017 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
04 Sep 2016 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
06 Aug 2016 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
31 Jul 2016 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
26 Jul 2016 Merlin Close, Upton, Wirral SJ256887 Adult 1
28 May 2016 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4374 Adult 1
17 Jul 2015 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
06 Aug 2014 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
06 Aug 2014 Sound Common SJ620480 Adult 1
30 Jul 2014 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
26 Jul 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
17 Aug 2013 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
09 Aug 2010 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
07 Aug 2010 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
25 Jul 2009 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1
10 Aug 2007 Sunfield, Romiley SJ940912 Adult 1+
21 May 2007 Huntington SJ4264 Adult 1 grid reference provided SJ425642
25 Aug 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
23 Aug 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
16 Aug 2006 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1
12 Aug 2006 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1
05 Aug 2006 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1
05 Aug 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
30 Jul 2006 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1
29 Jul 2006 Merlin Close, Upton, Wirral SJ256887 Adult 1
21 Jul 2006 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
21 Jul 2006 Sunfield, Romiley SJ940912 Adult 1
23 Jul 2005 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
11 Jul 2005 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
16 Aug 2004 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
13 Aug 2004 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
06 Aug 2004 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1
03 Aug 2004 Allostock SJ745712 Adult 1
24 Jul 2004 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
23 Jul 2004 Cliff View, Alvanley SJ506733 Adult 1 conf. S H Hind
14 Aug 1999 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
02 Aug 1999 Astley Close, Warrington SJ608870 Adult 2
01 Aug 1999 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 5
30 Jul 1999 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
25 Aug 1997 Thurstaston SJ2485 Adult 1+ several in walled garden on thyme SJ246858
04 Sep 1996 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
20 Jul 1995 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
20 Aug 1989 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1
1920 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, grid reference unknown, county status: local but fairly common. Mansbridge (1940)
1887 Ledsham SJ3574 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Little Sutton SJ3677 Not recorded 1+ Site Sutton. date & grid reference unknown. Ellis (1890), this is one of a number of sites named Sutton.
1887 Knutsford SJ7578 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Styal SJ8383 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, site Bollin Valley. Ellis (1890)
1887 Parkgate SJ2778 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown. Ellis (1890)
1887 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1885 Ledsham SJ3574 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Walker (1885)
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Walker (1885)
1885 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Walker (1885)
1854 Tranmere SJ3287 Adult 1 grid reference and date unknown. Byerley (1854)
1852 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown, Site New Brighton sand hills. Several. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019