Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Acleris hyemana

All records

71 records (91+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
10 Apr 2016 Cowbury Dale & Buckton Moor SD9901 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. off heather
22 Apr 2015 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Adult 1
22 Oct 2014 1,Merlin Close.Upton SJ256887 Adult 1
30 Apr 2014 High Moor SJ9769 Adult 1 swept from heather, gen det female
29 Apr 2014 Deep Clough SK0172 Adult 1
29 Apr 2014 Cat and Fiddle SK0071 Adult 3 one gen det male, SK00866 71581
29 Apr 2014 Goytsclough Quarry SK0173 Adult 1 off heather, gen det female
28 Apr 2014 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0077 Adult 1
28 Apr 2014 Hoo Moor SK0076 Adult 1
14 Mar 2014 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1
12 Mar 2014 Withinleach Moor SJ9973 Adult 3
12 Mar 2014 Cat & Fiddle SJ9972 Adult 4
12 Mar 2014 Stake Clough SK0072 Adult 5
12 Mar 2014 Withinleach Moor SJ9974 Adult 1
09 Mar 2014 Brushes SJ9999 Adult 4
19 May 2013 Matley SJ9896 Adult 1 off heather in quarry SJ988966, gen det male
06 May 2013 Holme Moss SE0903 Adult 1 off heather
02 May 2013 Longdendale SK0398 Adult 1 gen det female
20 Apr 2013 Larkton Hill SJ5053 Adult 1 on heather
2013 Thurstaston SJ2484 Adult 1
04 Apr 2011 Knowle Close - Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 photo available
12 Apr 2010 Harrop Wood, Rainow SJ9678 Adult 1 gen det male
10 Apr 2010 Whaley Moor SJ9881 Adult 1 off heather, gen det female
17 Mar 2010 Little Budworth Country Park SJ586657 Adult 1 confirmed by S Hind from photograph
28 Jan 2009 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1
05 Jan 2007 Pensby Wood SJ267838 Adult 1
20 Oct 2006 Saltersley Moss SJ8280 Adult 1
01 May 2003 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1
22 Dec 2002 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1 confirmed via dissection
03 Mar 2002 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1 Exhibited at Lancs & Ches Ent Soc meeting
20 Oct 2000 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1
30 Mar 1999 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1
01 Feb 1999 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1 house light
28 Sep 1997 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
12 Mar 1997 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Adult 1
02 Mar 1997 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
22 Feb 1997 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
20 Feb 1997 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
1997 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1+
22 Mar 1996 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
22 Mar 1996 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
06 Mar 1996 Shemmy Moss SJ595688 Adult 1
02 Mar 1996 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
29 Feb 1996 Flaxmere, Delamere SJ557724 Adult 1
14 Dec 1995 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1
12 Nov 1994 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1 no numbers specified - assumed as a single specimen for each date
10 Nov 1994 Castlegate, Prestbury SJ893769 Adult 1 no numbers specified - assumed as a single specimen for each date
09 Oct 1994 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Adult 2
08 Oct 1994 Little Budworth Common SJ5865 Adult 2
08 Oct 1994 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Adult 3
19 May 1992 Ogden Clough SK0199 Adult 1
10 Oct 1984 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Adult 1
1984 Delamere Forest SJ550710 Adult 1+ Present
1955 Whitegate Heath SJ6268 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1953 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1953 Whitegate Heath SJ6268 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1953 Lindow Common SJ8381 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1953 Thurstaston SJ2485 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown
13 Mar 1948 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1948 Goyt Valley SK0078 Adult 1+ grid reference and date unknown
1948 Lindow Common SJ8381 Larval 1+ larvae plentiful in some years mid-July, adults emerging mid-Oct to mid-Nov, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949)
1948 Disley SJ9784 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
1948 Rudheath Woods SJ7470 Not recorded 1+ date and grid reference unknown.
1940 Delamere SJ5570 Not recorded 1+ Exceedingly melanic forms of this common moth have been taken in recent years. date unknown, grid reference unknown
1940 Lindow Common SJ8381 Not recorded 1+ Exceedingly melanic forms of this common moth have been taken in recent years. date unknown, grid reference unknown
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given, county status: common but local on heaths and mosses
05 Oct 1889 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 3 Peronea mixtana. Grid ref not provided. Entom. 22:291-299
12 Apr 1873 Abbots Moss SJ5868 Adult 1 directions suggest this the most likely part of Delamere (SHH), grid reference not provided. Newman's Entomologist 6:452-453.
1854 Bidston SJ285908 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Common amongst heath
1854 Storeton SJ3084 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Common amongst heath
1854 Heswall SJ2881 Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Common amongst heath


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018