Elephant Hawk Moth

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Acleris holmiana

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63 records (68+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
19 Jul 2016 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
01 Aug 2013 Cedarways, Appleton Park, Warrington SJ617842 Adult 1 email to SHH 2.7.2014, first garden record
11 Aug 2012 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
24 Jul 2012 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
27 Jul 2008 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
05 Jul 2008 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
06 Aug 2007 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 1
04 Aug 2007 Circular Drive, Greasby SJ258874 Adult 2
17 Jul 2006 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1
12 Jul 2005 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
29 Jul 2002 Allostock SJ745712 Adult 4
27 Jul 2002 Riverside Park, Macclesfield (Cattle Crush area) SJ907751 Adult 1 First field area
26 Jul 2002 Allostock SJ745712 Adult 1
25 Jul 2002 Allostock SJ745712 Adult 1 8W Actinic
23 Jul 2002 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
18 Jul 2002 Allostock SJ745712 Adult 1
2002 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1
13 Jul 2001 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
2000 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1
1999 Clamhunger Lane, Mere SJ736813 Adult 1
04 Jul 1998 Bradwell Road, Hazel Grove SJ921855 Adult 1
1997 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1+ small numbers
19 Aug 1996 Bradwell Road, Hazel Grove SJ921855 Adult 1
25 Jul 1996 Tarvin SJ4866 Adult 1
28 Jul 1995 Old Clay Pits SBI, Gee Cross SJ942938 Adult 1
20 Jul 1995 Bradwell Road, Hazel Grove SJ921855 Adult 1
01 Aug 1992 Bradwell Road, Hazel Grove SJ921855 Adult 1
04 Aug 1988 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
1988 Woolston Eyes SJ6488 Adult 1 SJ6408888244 - May 1988- Dec 1990
01 Aug 1987 Ashfield House, Nantwich SJ665525 Adult 1
1987 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ708751 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1984 Halton Village SJ5482 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1984 Lapwing Lane, Moore SJ5785 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
13 Aug 1980 Whitegate Way, Winsford SJ615679 Adult 1
1979 Fairfax Drive, Wilmslow SJ838798 Adult 1+ occasional, grid reference unknown.
1975 Frodsham SJ5177 Adult 1 grid reference unknown.
14 Aug 1969 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ7075 Adult 1 grid reference unknown
1962 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Adult 1+ fairly common in hedges
1955 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown. county status: more widespread in east and central Cheshire than shown in Ellis (1887). Michaelis (1955)
1953 Peckforton Hills SJ5356 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Beeston SJ5458 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Ollerton SJ7776 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Redesmere SJ8471 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Alderley Edge SJ8478 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1+ It is not uncommon in hawthorn hedges in central and east Cheshire. Michaelis (1954)
19 Aug 1951 Middlewich SJ7063 Adult 1 Warmingham Lane, grid reference not provided
06 Aug 1951 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1951 Hoylake Langfields SJ2288 Adult 1+ Michaelis (1954)
05 Aug 1950 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 2 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1954), disturbed July/August from Hawthorn, Michaelis (1953)

12 Jul 1949 Frandley House, Frandley SJ640788 Not recorded 1
03 Aug 1948 Frandley House, Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1 Boyd (1951)
1948 Cotterill Clough SJ8083 Adult 1 grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1948 Gatley SJ8488 Adult 1+ occasional. grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
14 Aug 1947 Frandley House, Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1 Boyd (1951)
1940 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ not common. Recorder Bell.date unknown, grid reference unknown. Mansbridge (1940)
1940 Eastham SJ3680 Not recorded 1+ date unknown, grid reference unknown, county status: local, there are few recent records, usually odd specimens only. Mansbridge (1940)
14 Aug 1939 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1 Michaelis (1954)
1887 New Brighton SJ3093 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Tranmere SJ3287 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1887 Cheadle Hulme SJ8786 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, status not common. Ellis (1890)
1879 Wallasey SJ2992 Adult 1+ blackthorn hedges, grid reference & date unknown, Young Nat. 1:204-207. Ellis (1890)
1854 Tranmere SJ3287 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Plentiful. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019