Elephant Hawk Moth

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Donacaula forficella

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81 records (89+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
18 Jul 2017 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 2
16 Jul 2017 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
14 Jul 2017 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
02 Jul 2017 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
30 Jun 2017 Isis Close, Congleton SJ869621 Adult 1
19 Jun 2017 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
11 Aug 2016 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
02 Aug 2016 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
02 Aug 2016 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 2
19 Jul 2016 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
17 Jul 2016 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1
08 Jul 2016 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 2
30 Jun 2016 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
12 Jun 2016 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
08 Jun 2016 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1 determined from photo on Moth Forum
21 Jul 2015 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1 determined from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
21 Jul 2015 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
01 Jul 2015 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
28 Jun 2015 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
24 Jun 2015 Stonyfold Wood, Bosley SJ9167 Adult 1 determined from photo
03 Aug 2014 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
24 Jul 2014 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1
07 Jun 2014 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
05 Aug 2013 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
02 Aug 2013 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
24 Jul 2013 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 2
19 Jul 2013 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
06 Jul 2013 Weston GroveUpton SJ405695 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
03 Aug 2011 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
05 Aug 2009 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
22 Jul 2009 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 photo available
05 Aug 2008 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
15 Jul 2008 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 photo available
15 Jul 2008 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
21 Jun 2008 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
09 Jul 2005 Marbury SJ6575 Adult 1
21 Jul 2004 10 Dudley Road, Sale SJ791926 Adult 1
09 Jun 2004 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Donacaula forficella
07 Aug 2003 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Donacaula forficella
19 Jul 2003 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 2 Donacaula forficella
24 Jun 2002 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Donacaula forficella
07 Jul 2001 Runcorn Latchford Canal SJ574855 Adult 1
1992 Vicarage Lane, Poynton SJ920841 Adult 1
03 Jul 1987 Lapwing Lane, Moss-side SJ587863 Adult 1
02 Jul 1987 Eastern Reedbed Area, Moore SJ594864 Adult 4
11 Jul 1986 Witton Flashes, Northwich SJ662753 Adult 1+ Several
1984 Forge Pool SJ663760 Adult 1
1979 Wilmslow SJ8581 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1977 Meols SJ2390 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1976 Prestbury SJ900768 Adult 1
02 Jul 1971 Helsby Marsh SJ4876 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. Specimen in Mike Hull's collection
1969 Frodsham Marsh SJ4878 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. No.3 bed
22 Jun 1965 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1
14 Jul 1951 Burton SJ3174 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1950 Hoylake Langfields SJ2288 Not recorded 1+ undated
1950 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ undated
1950 Goyt Valley SK0173 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1947 Frandley SJ640788 Not recorded 1+
1946 Rostherne Mere NNR SJ7483 Not recorded 1+
1946 Frandley SJ640788 Not recorded 1+
1940 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, grid reference unknown, county status: the only record since the Ellis list (1887). Mansbridge (1940).
1933 Cheadle Hulme SJ8786 Adult 1+ recorder H.H.C., date unknown, site Cheadle Hulme, reference L&CES Proc. 1931-33
1931 Macclesfield SJ9273 Adult 1+ recorder H.H.C., date unknown, site Macclesfield to Marple Canal, reference L&CES Proc. 1931-33
1903 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1+ undated, grid reference not given, site N.E.Ches.
1903 Chester SJ417672 Adult 1+ undated, grid reference not given, at electric light
1903 Wallasey SJ291927 Adult 1+ undated, grid reference not given, status not common
1887 Liscard SJ3092 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown,
1887 Burton SJ3174 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown,
1887 Cheadle Hulme SJ8786 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown,
1887 Chester SJ4266 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, site - Chester by the canal, common
1887 Little Neston SJ2876 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown,
1887 Macclesfield SJ9273 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, site canal between Macclesfield & Marple
1887 Bidston Moss SJ2890 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, scarce
1887 Oxton SJ2987 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, pre 1887, grid reference unknown, scarce
1885 Burton SJ3174 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. common
1885 Little Neston SJ2876 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. common
1885 Bidston Moss SJ2890 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Scarce
1885 Chester SJ4166 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. common by canal
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown.
1885 Oxton SJ2987 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Scarce
1854 Bidston Moss SJ2890 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Rare


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018