Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Denisia similella

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14 records (18+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
05 Jun 2018 Sutton SJ9569 Adult 1 SJ953695, beaten from roadside conifer at 20:45
01 Jun 2018 Wildboarclough SK000664 Adult 1 Flew into house in early evening, confirmed S H Hind from photo
03 Jul 2011 Whaley Bridge SJ9981 Adult 1 off Scot's Pine
04 Jul 2008 Knightslow Wood, Lyme Park SJ9681 Adult 1 photo available
08 Jun 2006 Higher Disley SJ9883 Adult 1 in small copse
07 Jun 2006 Lyme Park SJ9782 Adult 1 Lantern Wood
05 Jul 1999 Walker Brow, Kettleshulme SJ9980 Adult 1 off Beech trunk
19 May 1998 Walker Brow, Kettleshulme SK0080 Adult 1 on Acer pseudoplatanus
02 Jun 1992 Harrop Wood, Rainow SJ9678 Adult 4
26 Jun 1960 Goyt Valley SK0172 Adult 2 grid reference not provided
04 Jul 1958 Goyt Valley SK0172 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1954 Disley SJ9784 Adult 1+ pre 1955, grid reference unknown.
21 Jun 1952 Goyt Valley SK0172 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1955). Occasional in east VC58 resting on bark of Pinus sylvestris in July. Ent. Rec. 93:60-65
1887 Disley SJ9784 Adult 1+ date & grid reference unknown. Ellis (1890), no records 1890-1940, Mansbridge (1940)


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Updated: 12th June 2019