Elephant Hawk Moth

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Hadena confusa Marbled Coronet

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
11 Jun 2018 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 3
29 May 2018 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1
27 May 2018 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 6
02 Jun 2017 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 1 observatory garden SJ185878
01 Jun 2017 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 2 flag pole paddock, SJ1848387953
31 May 2017 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 2 flag pole paddock, SJ1848387953
29 May 2017 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 3
21 May 2017 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 4 observatory garden SJ185878
20 May 2017 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 1 observatory garden SJ185878
17 May 2017 Runcorn SJ503822 Adult 1 photo on Halton Moth Facebook Group
07 Jun 2016 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 12 4 Skinner traps:- 1 x 125W MV, 3 x 15W actinic, 2200 hrs - 0230 hrs, photo available
06 Jun 2016 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 12 SJ185878 observatory garden (8), SJ185879 mist net lane (4)
05 Jun 2016 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 20
04 Jun 2016 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 21 ex post on Hilbre Blog
02 Jun 2016 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 7 ex post on Hilbre Blog
15 May 2016 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 2 SJ185878 observatory garden
13 May 2016 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 1 SJ185878 observatory garden
16 Jul 2015 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1 SK paddock
13 May 2015 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
15 Jun 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 3 observatory garden SJ185878
02 Jun 2014 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 2 air raid shelter
01 Jun 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 3 observatory garden SJ185878
31 May 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 5 McAfee's paddock SJ184880
09 May 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 2
07 May 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
05 May 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
04 May 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 2
02 May 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
01 May 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
30 Apr 2014 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
12 Jul 2013 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 8 SJ185878
11 Jul 2013 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 2 SJ185878
10 Jun 2012 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 8
07 May 2011 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 4
06 May 2011 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
05 May 2011 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 2
30 Apr 2011 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 2
29 Apr 2011 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 2
12 Jun 2010 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 2
05 Jun 2010 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 3
23 May 2010 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 2
16 May 2010 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1 SJ185878
04 May 2010 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
16 Jun 2009 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
14 Jun 2009 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1
13 Jun 2009 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 ID confirmed by S H Hind from photo
30 Jun 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
29 Jun 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
29 May 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 5
26 May 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 3
07 May 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
04 May 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 3
06 Apr 2007 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 2
28 May 2006 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1 in Campion patch
08 May 2006 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
30 May 2005 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 2 noted in annual report
07 Jul 2004 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1 found in a puddle along road from above site, grid reference unknown, specimen in AC collection, exhibited at LCES meeting April 2006.
2002 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 10 08 May 2002 - 19 May 2002
20 May 2001 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
13 May 2000 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
07 May 1999 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 12 'about a dozen' - comment by Alan Creaser in presidential address to LCES
12 Sep 1998 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
18 Jun 1996 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted, marked as unusual, referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1996 moth report
10 Jun 1996 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1
24 Jun 1995 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1
22 Jun 1995 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1
05 Apr 1995 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 2
18 Jun 1994 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1
1993 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 7 22 May 1993 - 12 Jun 1993
27 Jun 1992 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 1
20 Jun 1992 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 1
23 May 1992 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 5
1991 SJ36 SJ36 Not recorded 1+ undated, possibly 1940 B B Snell record A Creaser, pers. comm.
1979 Middle Eye (Little Hilbre) SJ1887 Larval 1 from sea campion, Wallace and Wallace (1982)
1972 Sale SJ798922 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_23747
1968 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 12 a dozen or so, Creaser (1969, 2006)
1968 New Brighton SJ3094 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Creaser (1969)
1968 Wistaston SJ685538 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_16273
1968 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V04_31231
1967 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, specimen in AC collection
1961 SJ28 SJ28 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_02439
1960 Albany Road, Bramhall SJ895840 Adult 1 Michaelis (1963, 1966)
19 Jun 1954 Stalybridge SJ9598 Adult 1 Several, grid reference not recorded, LCFC 1954-56:74. BRC Ref: V06_00974, Stalybridge, Staley Brushes in SJ99
1953 Hilbre Island SJ1887 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Smith (1956)
1953 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not recorded, LCFC 1954-56:74.
1949 Chester SJ4166 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Smith (1950)
1947 Burton SJ3174 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1935 Thurstaston SJ2484 Not recorded 1+ Creaser (2006), grid reference unknown.
1887 West Kirby SJ2287 Not recorded 1+ undated - scarce, from the Ellis List. Day (1903), grid reference unknown.
1887 Marple SJ9486 Not recorded 1+ undated - scarce, from the Ellis List. Day (1903)
1885 Tranmere SJ3287 Not recorded 1 undated, Walker (1885)


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Updated: 12th June 2019