Elephant Hawk Moth

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Eupithecia lariciata Larch Pug

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87 records (95+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
24 Jun 2018 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
05 Jul 2016 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
05 Jun 2016 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
03 Jun 2016 Cedarways, Appleton Park, Warrington SJ617842 Adult 1
25 Jul 2015 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
13 Jul 2015 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
07 Jul 2015 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 2
16 Jun 2015 Heydon Bridge SE0900 Adult 1 2 traps at SE097009 & SE098008, along wooded ride
09 Aug 2014 Delamere Forest SJ532712 Adult 1 2 x skinner traps 30m apart, photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
27 Jul 2014 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
05 Jul 2014 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
02 Jul 2014 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
26 Jul 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det male
24 Jun 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
20 Jun 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 photo taken
18 Jun 2013 Tegg's Nose SJ9472 Adult 1 SJ946724 until 12:30am, numbers estimated, photo taken
23 Aug 2012 Grove Farm, Macclesfield SJ9473 Adult 1 SJ94577391, Genitalia checked.
31 May 2011 Thornfield Newton, Sound, Nantwich SJ625479 Adult 1
30 May 2011 Thornfield Newton, Sound, Nantwich SJ625479 Adult 1
06 May 2011 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 confirmed by S Hind & K McCabe from photo
12 Jun 2009 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
25 Jul 2008 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Adult 1 gen det female
10 Jun 2007 Buerton SJ6843 Adult 1
08 Jun 2007 Buerton SJ6843 Adult 1
22 Jul 2006 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1
06 Jul 2006 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1
05 Jul 2006 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1
23 Jun 2006 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1
11 Aug 2004 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1 noted in annual report
16 Jun 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 gen.det
11 Jun 2003 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
31 May 2003 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
27 May 2003 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
24 May 2003 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
05 Jul 2002 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
02 Jul 2002 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
29 Jun 2002 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 2
13 Jun 2002 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
2002 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1 01 Jan 2002 - 30 Nov 2002, Specimen confirmed by gen det. No date on specimen, noted in annual report
2002 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
01 Jul 2001 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
30 Jun 2001 Ridd Wood, Etherow Country Park - workshop site SJ974922 Adult 5 Approximate numbers only due to method - generally relate to absolute minimum numbers recorded - accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
14 May 2001 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1
17 Jun 2000 Woodside Drive, High Lane SJ954853 Adult 1
02 Jun 2000 Station Road, Mouldsworth SJ512706 Adult 1 accepted by CMG Moth Panel 2002
19 Jun 1999 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1
27 May 1999 Station Road, Mouldsworth SJ512706 Adult 1 accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
21 May 1999 Jersey Close, Congleton SJ874626 Adult 1 accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
16 May 1999 Station Road, Mouldsworth SJ512706 Adult 1 accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
14 May 1999 Station Road, Mouldsworth SJ512706 Adult 1 accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
12 May 1999 Station Road, Mouldsworth SJ512706 Adult 1 accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
30 Apr 1999 Jersey Close, Congleton SJ874626 Adult 1 accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
09 Aug 1997 Woodside Drive, High Lane SJ954853 Adult 1 accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
28 Jun 1994 Checkley Wood SJ7345 Adult 1
05 Jun 1994 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1 comments by Ian Rutherford January 1996
1994 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0176 Adult 1 accepted by CMP 2002
1994 Abbey Cottage, Combermere SJ588441 Adult 1+
15 Jun 1993 Checkley Wood SJ7345 Adult 1
11 Jun 1993 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
10 Jun 1993 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
22 May 1993 Westwood Road, Heald Green SJ849856 Adult 1 first capture of the year, numbers not counted
1993 SJ36 SJ36 Adult 1+ Included in Rutherford (1994), yet the site is in Flintshire
14 Jun 1992 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
12 Jun 1992 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
26 May 1992 Westwood Road, Heald Green SJ849856 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, accepted by CMG Panel Sept 2002
1992 Blagg Avenue, Nantwich SJ645518 Adult 1+
1992 Carlton Road, Hale, Altrincham SJ786865 Adult 1+
19 May 1991 Westwood Road, Heald Green SJ849856 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, accepted by CMG Panel Sept 2002
25 Jun 1990 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 3
23 Jul 1989 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1
27 Jul 1988 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
1988 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 accepted by CMG panel Sept 2002
04 Jun 1987 Laneside Drive, Bramhall SJ902862 Adult 1 confirmed G Lightfoot
1987 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 gen det. acepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel Sept 2002
27 Jun 1986 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1+ frequent - accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel September 2002
1977 Delamere Forest SJ5371 Larval 1+ beaten from larch, Creaser (1979), grid reference not provided. LCES 101-103:25
1975 SJ57 SJ57 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_14325, Delamere Forest and Frodsham in SJ57
06 Jun 1953 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0176 Adult 1 site: Goyt Valley, grid reference not provided.
1947 Delamere Forest SJ5371 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1940 Eastham Country Park SJ3681 Adult 1+ Eastham Wood, grid reference unknown, undated, Smith (1948)
1940 Peckforton Hills SJ5356 Adult 1+ Peckforton, grid reference unknown, undated, Smith (1948)
05 Jun 1939 Barnston SJ2883 Adult 1 No quantity recorded. Smith (1948)
1920 Alderley Edge SJ8478 Adult 1 several melanic forms, LCFC 1920-21 report, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1903 Abbots Moss SJ5968 Not recorded 1+ undated, a few, Day (1903)
1890 Alderley Edge SJ8478 Not recorded 1+ undated, local, Ellis (1890)
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated East Cheshire, Walker (1885)
1800 SJ37 SJ37 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_05457, date pre 1941


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Updated: 12th June 2019