Elephant Hawk Moth

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Phyllonorycter viminiella

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
26 Nov 2018 Key Green SJ8963 Mine 1 emerged 10/3/2019
17 Nov 2018 Middlewood Way, Adlington SJ9279 Mine 1 emerged 13/3/2019
13 Nov 2018 Swettenham Heath SJ8167 Mine 2 emerged 11/3, 15/3/2019
02 Nov 2018 Brookhouse Moss SJ8061 Mine 1 emerged 16/3/2018
08 Jul 2018 Wrenbury Wood SJ5849 Mine 1 ex sallow, emerged 16/7/2018
09 Jun 2018 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det.male
29 Oct 2017 Nantwich SJ6452 Mine 3 ex sallow, emerged 9/4, 10/4/2018 (2)
29 Oct 2017 Nantwich SJ6451 Mine 1 ex sallow, emerged 10/4/2018
26 Oct 2017 Bosley Reservoir SJ9166 Mine 2 ex sallow, emerged 7/4, 8/4/2018
15 Oct 2017 Blakenhall SJ7348 Mine 1 ex sallow, emerged 7/4/2018
26 Aug 2017 Pikelow Farm, Marton SJ8568 Adult 1 cremaster checked
21 Oct 2016 Rossmill Woodland SJ7884 Mine 1 ex sallow, emerged 20/3/2017
03 Oct 2016 Bakestonedale Moor SJ9579 Mine 1 ex Salix cinerea
02 Oct 2016 Audlem SJ6544 Mine 1 ex osier, emerged 20/3/2017
30 Jul 2016 Carrbrook, Mossley SD9801 Mine 1 emerged 5/8/2016
04 Jul 2016 Illidge Green SJ7963 Mine 1+ cremaster checked
14 May 2014 Meadowbank, Moore Lane, Moore SJ582848 Adult 1 determined from photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
12 May 2014 Meadowbank, Moore Lane, Moore SJ582848 Adult 1
17 Nov 2013 Timperley & Baguley SJ7989 Mine 1+
10 Nov 2013 Radbroke Hall SJ7775 Mine 1+
26 Oct 2013 Plumley Moor SJ7274 Mine 1+
24 Oct 2013 Whitegate Way SJ5870 Mine 1+ at base of embankment SJ589709
24 Oct 2013 Whitegate Way SJ6267 Mine 1+
19 Oct 2013 Brereton SJ7565 Mine 1+
17 Oct 2013 Barlow & Hollins Woods SJ7362 Mine 1+
22 Aug 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
09 Aug 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
11 Aug 2011 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
03 Aug 2011 Lostock Hall Nursery, Poynton SJ908833 Adult 2
23 Apr 2011 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
09 Oct 2010 Admiral's Gorse SJ717438 Mine 1+
29 Oct 2009 Lady Brook Valley, Bramhall SJ9085 Mine 1+ off sallow
18 Aug 2009 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
15 Aug 2008 Whaley Bridge SJ9981 Mine 1+ cremaster checked
23 Oct 2004 Cocksmoss Wood SJ8667 Mine 1+ ex sallow, along roadside
07 Oct 2004 Henbury SJ8674 Mine 1+ cremaster checked
03 Oct 2004 Furness Vale SK0183 Mine 1+ ex White Willow
14 Aug 2004 Church Lawton SJ8355 Mine 1+
11 Aug 2003 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 2
28 Jun 2003 The Sandhills, Alderley Edge SJ8577 Adult 1
25 Jun 2003 Moss Lane Plantation, Ringway SJ827840 Mine 1 on broad leaf Salix.
11 Jun 2003 Woods Moor SJ9187 Mine 1+
13 Apr 2002 Sandy Mere SJ5767 Pupal 1+ found in jar of sallow catkins from Sandy Mere on 14.5.2002
18 Nov 2001 Clive SJ6765 Mine 1+
09 Nov 2001 Middlewood Way, Adlington SJ9280 Mine 1+
20 Oct 2001 Weaver Valley, Winsford SJ6568 Mine 1+
17 Oct 2001 Warmingham SJ7162 Mine 1+
17 Oct 2001 Elworth SJ7361 Mine 1+
29 Sep 2001 Day Green SJ7857 Mine 1+
22 Aug 2001 Rivacre Valley Local Nature Reserve SJ3877 Mine 1+ on sallow
29 Jul 2001 Arnfield Reservoir SK0197 Mine 1+ on sallow
21 Oct 2000 Wirral Way SJ2779 Mine 1+
14 Oct 2000 Carrbrook, Mossley SD9901 Mine 1+
08 Nov 1998 Dane Valley, Bosley SJ9165 Larval 1+ in sallows
28 Jul 1998 Kettleshulme SJ9980 Adult 1
20 Jul 1998 Whaley Bridge SK0181 Mine 1+ from sallow
18 Jul 1998 Hillbridge Wood, Taxal SK0178 Larval 1+ emerged 24.7.98
25 Oct 1997 Sandholes Moss, Adlington SJ9081 Larval 1+ on sallow, emerged 21.3.98+
15 Oct 1995 Cocksmoss Wood SJ8567 Mine 1+ on sallow, emerged 26.4.96
02 Jul 1995 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
14 Nov 1992 Stockport SJ9090 Larval 1 Newbridge Lane SJ901905 on Osier
12 Aug 1989 Moore Nature Reserve SJ5886 Mine 1+ on osier, Adults emerged 4/9/1989
1988 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ708751 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown.
1984 Bulkeley Hill SJ5255 Adult 1 grid reference unknown.
1969 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ7075 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown
1963 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Mine 1+ Shaw Green Willows, mines fairly common on Salix fragilis
28 Jul 1952 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Adult 4 grid reference not provided
26 Jul 1952 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Adult 3 grid reference not provided
02 Jun 1952 Thurstaston SJ2484 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
20 May 1951 Gatley SJ8487 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
1951 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Adult 4 common, grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1955). Site Wilmslow on data label. Probably bred (SHH)
15 Apr 1950 Sound Heath SJ6148 Mine 3 emerged 10/4 (2), 15/4/1950, grid reference not provided
1950 Middlewich SJ7063 Mine 4 emerged 12/9/1950, 17/4, 18/4/1951 (2), ex osier, grid reference not provided
1949 Saltersley Moss SJ8180 Mine 2 grid reference not provided, ex sallow, emerged 4/4, 12/4/1950,
22 Apr 1948 Redesmere SJ8471 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1948 Delamere SJ5570 Mine 1+ date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1948 Cotterill Clough SJ8083 Not recorded 1+ common, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1948 Wilmslow SJ8381 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949), mines abundant in sallows on the Wilmslow Mosses, Michaelis (1953)
1948 Wilmslow SJ8381 Mine 5 bred sallows, emerged April 1949, grid reference not provided.
1940 Wallasey SJ2892 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: not uncommon but local, Mansbridge (1940)
1940 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, Mansbridge (1940)
1940 Rostherne SJ7483 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, Mansbridge (1940)
1940 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Not recorded 1+
1913 Rostherne Mere SJ7483 Adult 1+


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Updated: 12th June 2019