Elephant Hawk Moth

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Pseudoswammerdamia combinella

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19 records (21+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
05 Jun 2018 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1
28 May 2018 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1
26 May 2017 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
23 May 2017 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 2 confirmed S H Hind from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
21 May 2017 Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1
01 May 2017 Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1
27 Apr 2017 Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1
20 Apr 2017 Mudhouse Lane, Burton SJ32427465 Adult 1 Copper-tipped Ermel. 9th county record. Confirmed by S. Hind from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
08 Jun 2016 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
12 May 2016 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1 photo on forum
01 Jun 2014 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1 air raid shelter
31 May 2014 Hilbre Island, observatory garden SJ185878 Adult 1 on blackthorn, SK paddock
22 May 2014 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1 photo, ID confirmed by S.Hind
09 May 2012 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 2
08 May 2008 Back Lane, Shavington SJ713521 Adult 1 determined from photograph
07 Jun 2007 Rock Cottage, Shotwick SJ350727 Adult 1 grid reference provided SJ3504972743
1940 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ undated, no grid reference given, county status: fairly common but local among blackthorn, Mansbridge (1940)
10 May 1914 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Adult 1 Swammerdammia [sic] combinella The Ent. 49:117. The foodplant no longer occurs (Michaelis, 1965)
1887 Wirral SJ28 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, site Wirral. Ellis (1890)


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Updated: 12th June 2019