Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Apamea anceps Large Nutmeg

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28 records (30+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
02 Jul 2011 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
01 Jul 2011 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1 confirmed K McCabe, M Dale from photo
01 Jun 2011 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photos
18 Aug 2005 16 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
1997 SJ47 SJ47 Not recorded 1+ referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1997 Moth Report
14 Jul 1996 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Large Nutmeg
1996 SJ36 SJ36 Not recorded 1+ referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
1995 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1 comments by Rutherford January 1996
1981 SJ64 SJ64 Not recorded 1+ 2333 Large Nutmeg x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1976 Prestbury SJ900768 Adult 1 via C I Rutherford, only additions to SJ97
1972 Alderley Edge SJ8577 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_27713, Alderley Edge in SJ87
05 Jul 1952 Puddington SJ3273 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1952 Burton SJ3174 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
13 Jun 1926 Bebington SJ3183 Adult 3 recorder and grid reference unknown, specimen(s) in the Grosvenor Museum.
1907 Wallasey SJ2692 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1905 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1903 Holford Moss SJ710748 Not recorded 1+ not uncommon
1903 Wallasey SJ2692 Adult 1+ undated entry - never very common at sugar
1903 Chester SJ3666 Not recorded 1+ undated entry - not uncommon at the flowers of Hogweed
1903 Chester SJ3666 Adult 1+ undated entry - not uncommon at electric light
1903 Bidston SJ2889 Not recorded 1+ undated entry
1889 Overleigh, Chester SJ4065 Adult 1+ undated entry - not uncommon at electric light.. Entom. 23:61-65
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated east cheshire
1885 Wirral SJ28 Not recorded 1+ undated entry from the Walker List
1854 New Brighton SJ2993 Not recorded 1+ scarce. (Lupernia infesta). a few specimens taken in 1853 and 1854 by messrs brockholes, warrington and Almond. entered here as two records only.
1853 New Brighton SJ2993 Not recorded 1+ scarce. (Lupernia infesta) a few specimens taken in 1853 and 1854 by messrs brockholes, warrington and Almond. entered here as two records only.
1800 SJ67 SJ67 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_17808, date pre 1941
1800 SJ56 SJ56 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_13166, pre 1941


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018