Elephant Hawk Moth

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Anania crocealis

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51 records (67+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
03 Oct 2018 Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB (East) SJ3173 Adult 1
18 Sep 2018 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
03 Sep 2018 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 a small specimen with only a 9mm wing length
27 Aug 2018 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1
28 Jun 2018 Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB (West) SJ3073 Adult 2 SJ307737: 2x Robinson MV trap (125 W) & 1x Compact Heath Trap (20 W) combined results.
27 Jun 2018 Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB (East) SJ3173 Adult 2 2 x Robinson 125W MV, 1 x Heath 15W Actinic (battery)
02 Aug 2017 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
30 Jul 2017 Farr Hall Drive, Heswall SJ263815 Adult 1
07 Jul 2017 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
02 Jul 2017 Dane-in-Shaw SJ8762 Adult 6 SSSI meadow
14 Jun 2017 Dane-in-Shaw SJ8762 Adult 7 SSSI meadow
08 Jul 2016 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1
13 Jul 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
12 Jul 2015 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
27 Sep 2014 Norton Priory, Runcorn SJ5483 Adult 1 SJ5479 8353
03 Jul 2014 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 2 x Robinson Trap (125MV), photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
22 Jun 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
21 Jun 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
20 Jun 2014 Dee Estuary:IMF2:compt 14 (Burton Mere) SJ312736 Adult 1
27 Jul 2013 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1 determined from photo
02 Jun 2013 Arnfield Tower Field Centre SK0097 Larval 1+
06 Aug 2012 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
09 Sep 2011 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
29 Jun 2010 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
11 Jul 2009 Dee Estuary:Burton Point Farm:compt11 (arable field) SJ305738 Adult 1
30 Jun 2009 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
15 Jul 2008 Marbury Country Park SJ653764 Adult 1
04 Sep 2007 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
16 Sep 2006 Dee Estuary:Inner Marsh Farm SJ3073 Adult 1
06 Aug 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
12 Jul 2006 Dee Estuary:Inner Marsh Farm:compt3 (Centenary Pool) SJ3073 Adult 1 grid reference provided SJ307734. 50 m along track from hide
12 Jul 2005 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
05 Sep 2003 Twomills Farm, Shotwick SJ348729 Adult 1 grid reference provided SJ3485172993-Shotwick Brook
20 Jul 1993 Parklands Way, Poynton SJ922832 Adult 1
20 Jun 1988 Hockenhull Platts SJ4765 Adult 1 SJ476656
26 Jun 1982 Dibbinsdale Nature Reserve SJ3482 Adult 1 LCES106:86
26 Jul 1979 Warburton's Wood, Kingsley SJ5576 Adult 1 Specimen in Mike Hull's collection.
1971 Alvanley Road, Helsby SJ489751 Adult 4 Hull (1973), LCES 94-96:78
1969 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ7075 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1955 Oversley Ford, Styal SJ8183 Not recorded 1+ Site: Bollin Valley, Oversley. date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1955)
11 Jul 1953 Middlewich SJ7063 Adult 1 Warmingham Lane, grid reference not provided
1952 Wilmslow SJ8381 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1952 Styal SJ8383 Adult 1+ Site: Bollin Valley. grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
24 Jul 1951 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1 a few larvae on Inula June 1951, bred. Grid Reference not provided, Ent. Rec. 64:178-179. Michaelis (1954)
1948 Cotterill Clough SJ8083 Not recorded 1+ uncommon, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1948 Gatley SJ8487 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1951)
1947 Hoylake Langfields SJ2288 Not recorded 1+ Michaelis (1951)
1946 Brotherton Park, Spital SJ3482 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1951)
1933 Macclesfield SJ9070 Adult 1+ grid reference & date unknown, reference L&CES Proc. 1931-33. County status: local amongst fleabane. Mansbridge (1940)
1887 Styal SJ8383 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, site Bollin Valley. Ellis (1890)
1864 SJ29 SJ29 Not recorded 1+ Creaser (1994)


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Updated: 12th June 2019