Elephant Hawk Moth

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Amphipoea lucens Large Ear

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22 records (33+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
01 Sep 2018 The Street, Goyt Valley SK001761 Adult 1 Confirmed. Gen dets N Sherman. Traps run along footpath running beside road plus searching with torches after dark.
26 Jul 2016 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 6 confirmed by dissection
04 Sep 2015 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 2 Confirmation by dissection, photo available
20 Aug 2015 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 2 Confirmation by dissection
01 Sep 2014 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
26 Aug 2013 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 gen det female S H Hind
10 Aug 2013 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1 gen det
10 Aug 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 gen det male
25 Jul 2009 Dee Estuary:Burton Point Farm:compt8 (Peers Wood) SJ305741 Adult 1 gen det male, grid reference unknown
21 Aug 2003 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen det male, noted in 2004 annual report
05 Sep 1991 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. First record in 25 years at this site
16 Aug 1991 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1 not dissected
1990 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 gen det
1990 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 2 not dissected
1986 Abbots Moss SJ5968 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
10 Sep 1985 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 2 Genitalia checked.
1961 SJ36 SJ36 Adult 1+ at least one specimen confirmed from this hectad during this period.
1961 SJ47 SJ47 Adult 1+ at least one specimen confirmed from this hectad during this period.
1961 SJ64 SJ64 Adult 1+ at least one specimen confirmed from this hectad during this period.
15 Aug 1958 Neston SJ2877 Adult 2 gen det. grid reference not provided
1927 Chester SJ4166 Adult 2 gen det. New Cheshire Record. Grid Reference unknown. Smith (1948), Mansbridge & Wright (1949). Accepted by CMG Panel Sept 2002
1914 Lindow Common SJ8381 Adult 1 two specimens , one genitalia checked. grid reference not provided, BRC Ref: V05_29227, date pre 1941


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