Elephant Hawk Moth

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Eriocrania sparrmannella

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43 records (81+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
25 Jun 2018 Mow Cop SJ8658 Mine 1
22 Jun 2018 Thurstaston Common SJ2484 Larval 5
15 Jun 2018 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Larval 20 SJ541717
28 Jun 2017 Lindow Common SJ8381 Mine 2 tenanted birch mine
14 Jul 2016 Oakhanger Moss SJ7655 Mine 1
04 Jul 2016 Illidge Green SJ7963 Mine 1
03 Jul 2016 Saltersley Moss SJ8280 Mine 1+ larva checked
21 Jun 2016 Lindow Common SJ8381 Mine 10 on birch
09 May 2016 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
12 Jul 2015 Billinge Quarry, Rainow SJ9577 Mine 1
16 Jun 2015 Lindow Common SJ8381 Mine 1 leafmine on birch
09 Aug 2014 Hurst Clough SJ9894 Mine 1+
01 Jul 2014 Danes Moss SJ9070 Mine 1+
23 Jun 2014 Saltersley Moss SJ8280 Mine 1+
22 Jun 2014 Walkerwood Reservoir surrounds SJ9998 Mine 1+
14 Jun 2014 Ness Gardens SJ3075 Mine 1+ compartment L
12 Jun 2014 Higher Poynton SJ9483 Mine 1+ Anson Road
11 Jun 2014 Big Wood, Withington SJ8069 Mine 1+
19 Apr 2014 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
19 May 2010 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1
02 May 2010 Marbury Country Park SJ6576 Adult 1 Marbury/Anderton CP SJ651760
15 Aug 2008 Lyme Handley SJ9981 Mine 1+
23 Jun 2007 Poynton Coppice SJ9382 Mine 1+
11 Aug 2006 Windlehurst SJ9586 Mine 1+
19 Jul 2006 Wilmslow Park SJ8581 Mine 1+
15 Jul 2006 Tegg's Nose Country Park SJ9472 Mine 1+
30 Jun 2006 Middlewood Way SJ9482 Mine 1+
08 Jul 2005 Jacksonedge Quarry, Disley SJ9685 Mine 1+
26 Jun 2005 Lady Brook Valley, Bramhall SJ9085 Mine 1+
21 Jun 2005 Jacksons Brickworks, Higher Poynton SJ9484 Mine 1+
25 Apr 2004 Thurstaston Common SJ2484 Adult 4
06 Jul 2003 Middlewood Way, Higher Poynton SJ9482 Mine 1+
26 Jul 2002 Jacksonedge Quarry, Disley SJ9685 Larval 1+
16 Jul 2002 Wybunbury SJ7049 Larval 1+
12 Jul 2001 Knutsford Heath SJ7478 Mine 1+ larva checked
26 Apr 1975 Alvanley Road, Helsby SJ489751 Adult 1 Hull (1978). Specimen in Mike Hull's collection, LCES 101-103:73, LCES 97-100:34, LCES 97-100:38
24 Apr 1975 Helsby Hill SJ4975 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown
1963 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1+ Lindow, a few, grid reference unknown, Taylor (1966). This species was mapped for VC58 in MOGBI as unconfirmed
13 May 1939 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
07 May 1936 Thurstaston SJ2484 Adult 3 grid reference not given. Mansbridge, mapped in Moths & Butterflies of Great Britain & Ireland Vol.1 as unconfirmed which is erroneous.
1920 Abbots Moss SJ5968 Adult 1+
16 May 1909 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
19 May 1907 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided


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Updated: 12th June 2019