Elephant Hawk Moth

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Stictea mygindiana

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25 records (41+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
22 Sep 2018 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 4 SJ996993, larval spinnings on cowberry. Larva photgraphed.
05 May 2018 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Pupal 2 on cowberry, emerged from 10/5/2018
26 May 2013 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Pupal 2 photo available
1963 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1 grid reference not provided
1955 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 4 grid reference not provided, emerged June 1955
25 May 1954 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1 grid reference not provided
02 May 1954 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ cowberry, with A Creaser, R G Warren, emerged 6/6/1954, grid reference not provided
1954 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Adult 6 grid reference not provided
16 Apr 1954 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1 grid reference not provided
03 May 1953 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 4 cowberry tops, with H W Wilson, R G Warren, emerged 20/5 specimen in Manchester Museum, 23/5 specimen in Manchester Museum, 27/5/1953, specimen in the LCES coll. at Liverpool Museum, 16/6/1953, grid reference not provided
1953 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Crowden SK0799 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
11 Apr 1952 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ grid reference not provided
1952 Goyt Valley SK0172 Larval 1+ fairly common, grid reference unknown
1952 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 1+ fairly common, grid reference unknown, April 1952. Michaelis (1954)
16 Apr 1950 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1 grid reference not provided
1950 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ fairly common on Vaccinium vitis-idaea. Grid Reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
15 May 1948 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ on cowberry, emerged 12/6/1948, 14/6/1948, both specimens in the LCES coll. at Liverpool Museum15/6/1948, grid reference not provided
1948 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Pupal 1 emerged 18/5/1948, grid reference not provided
11 May 1947 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Larval 1+ on bilberry, emerged 27/5/1947 specimen in the LCES coll. at Liverpool Museum, 28/5, 29/5, 31/5/1947
1946 Goyt Valley SK0172 Larval 1 No quantity recorded. emerged 7-12/5/1946, grid reference not provided
1945 Goyt Valley SK0172 Larval 1 grid reference unknown, emerged 12/5/1945. Michaelis (1954)
1889 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Adult 1+ also J B Hodgkinson.. Ellis (1890), county status: no records 1890-1940 Mansbridge, (1940)
1883 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Larval 1 E purpurana, date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:57-58.
1883 Brushes Valley SJ9999 Not recorded 1+ E flammeana. date and grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 4:78-80.


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Updated: 12th June 2019