Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Argyrotaenia ljungiana

All records

30 records (48+ individuals)

CSV Download (all records)

Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
2010 Athol Road, Bramhall SJ887842 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
01 Jun 2002 Pym chair SJ9976 Adult 2
12 May 2002 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 2
12 May 1998 Holybank Quarry, Tintwistle SK0297 Adult 2
30 May 1997 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 4
22 May 1992 Stake Clough SK0072 Adult 1
19 May 1992 Arnfield Moor SK0299 Adult 1
19 May 1992 Arnfield Brook SK0298 Adult 4
01 Jun 1991 Stake Side , Goyt Valley SK0073 Adult 1
24 May 1990 Billinge Quarry, Rainow SJ9577 Adult 1
17 May 1989 Pym Chair SJ9977 Adult 10
17 May 1989 Derbyshire Bridge VC58 SK0171 Adult 1
10 May 1989 Stake Side , Goyt Valley SK0073 Adult 1
15 May 1988 Shaw Moor SJ9897 Adult 1
1988 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1
1955 Taxal SK0079 Adult 1
1953 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1953 Newchurch Common SJ6068 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Common
1953 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1+ County status: Is probably common on mosses and heaths throughout the county.
1953 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Very common some years
15 May 1948 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ on cowberry, grid reference not provided
10 Apr 1948 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1948 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1+ occasionally. grid reference and date unknown
1948 Goyt Valley SK0173 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1948 Disley SJ9784 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown,
11 May 1947 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 1 No quantity recorded. grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
18 May 1946 Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1
1940 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Not recorded 1+
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ date unknown, grid reference unknown, county status: Occurs freely on the mosses and heaths
1883 Brushes SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:78-80.


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018