Elephant Hawk Moth

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Apocheima hispidaria Small Brindled Beauty

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84 records (517+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
1995 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1+
23 Feb 1994 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1 letter PG to CIR 12.5.1995
30 Jan 1992 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1
1992 Abbey Cottage, Combermere SJ588441 Adult 1+
1991 Abbey Cottage, Combermere SJ588441 Adult 1+ recently discovered at Combermere, Rutherford (1994)
28 Feb 1987 Delamere Forest SJ559708 Adult 1
1969 Alvanley Road, Helsby SJ489751 Adult 1 Creaser (1971)
24 Mar 1955 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 2 grid reference not provided.
1954 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1953 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
08 Mar 1952 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 20 grid reference not provided
1952 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1951 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1950 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1949 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1949 Dunham Park SJ7387 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Smith (1950)
13 Mar 1948 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided
1948 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
28 Mar 1947 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
1947 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1946 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1945 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1944 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1943 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1942 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
14 Mar 1941 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1 Boyd (1946)
1941 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1940 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
12 Mar 1939 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided, Smith (1948)
1939 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
06 Mar 1938 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
1938 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1937 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1936 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1935 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1934 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1933 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1932 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1931 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 2 on trees, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948), Rutherford (1981)
1931 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
04 Mar 1930 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 2
1930 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1929 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1928 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1927 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1926 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1925 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1924 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ fairly common, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1924 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1923 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
07 Mar 1922 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 5 grid reference not provided.
1922 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
1922 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ common, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1922 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
03 Feb 1921 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
1921 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ common, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1921 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
28 Feb 1920 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 400 and S G Smith, about 400 males assembled between 19:45 & 20:30 hours. common in following years, Grid Reference unknown, LCFC 1920-21 report, Smith (1948), Rutherford (1981)
1920 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1+ Present
1920 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ scarce, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1920 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ common, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1920 Delamere SJ5572 Not recorded 1 grid reference not provided other than SJ57. Refers to Delamere, including Flaxmere & Hatchmere
02 Mar 1919 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided. found in some numbers during February 1919, LCFC 1920:46-50.
1903 White Hall, Tarporley SJ5966 Adult 1+ undated, Day (1903)
1903 Petty Pool SJ6170 Not recorded 1+ undated, Pettypool Park, Day (1903)
1903 Knutsford SJ7479 Not recorded 1+ undated, Day (1903)
28 Mar 1896 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 on a beech, grid reference not provided
07 Mar 1896 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 2 freshly emerged on oaks, about three feet from the ground, scarce this year, grid reference not provided
23 Mar 1895 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 a dark male at rest on oak, grid reference unknown
16 Mar 1895 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 on oak trunks, the nearly black form, grid reference unknown
1894 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
1893 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Pupal 1 Nyssia hispidaria. emerged 18/2/1893, Grid ref not provided. Entom 26:128
26 Mar 1892 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 3 N. hispidaria. Grid ref not provided. Entom. 25:145-147. One specimen in the museum
26 Mar 1892 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 N. hispidaria. off tree trunk. Grid ref not provided. Entom. 25:145-147
19 Mar 1892 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 3 Nyssia hispidaria. Now scarce in the forest. Grid ref not provided. Entom. 25:145-147
04 Apr 1891 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 Nyssia hispidaria. 'One male taken.' Arkle finds it increasingly difficult to find, and has others have struggled too in Delemere that year. Grid ref not provided. Entom. 24:143-145
21 Mar 1891 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 2 Nyssia hispidaria. 'Two males taken.' Grid ref not provided. Entom. 24:143-145
1891 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 3 Nyssia hispidaria. Only 2 males, 1 female. Grid ref not provided. Entom. 24:301-302
1889 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 Nyssia hispidaria. 'Scarce this year' Grid ref not provided. Entom. 22:291-299
10 Mar 1888 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 Nyssia hispidaria, Common, mainly males at rest on birch/oak trunks, just one female, grid reference not provided. Entom: 22:161, recorded by most local collectors, Ellis (1890), Day (1903)
1854 Dunham Park SJ7387 Not recorded 1+ undated also in Ellis list 489. Byerley (1854)
1845 Dunham Park SJ7386 Adult 1 grid reference not provided. Zoologist 1007
1843 Dunham Park SJ7386 Adult 1 Nyssia hispidaria abundant grid reference not provided. Zoologist 2:684
1800 SJ66 SJ66 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_17345, date pre 1941


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