Elephant Hawk Moth

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Arenostola phragmitidis Fen Wainscot

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17 records (29+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
21 Jul 2018 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 Photo on forum
25 Jul 2017 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
24 Jul 2017 Oxmoor Ponds and Wood LNR SJ558843 Adult 2 Photo Provided
09 Aug 2015 Sandfield Road, Wallasey SJ309932 Adult 1 ex post on Cheshire Moth Forum
18 Aug 2008 Lodge Plantation, Runcorn SJ558838 Adult 1 not counted
02 Aug 2008 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 I've seen lots of Fen Wainscot before, so I am confident with the ID, was just a little surprised to find it in the back garden, and disappointed not to get a photo. Simon Roddis caught Fen Wainscot in garden trap at Darley Dale 30/7/2008, a 2nd VC57 record - first since 1991
10 Aug 2005 Stetchworth Road, Walton SJ608860 Adult 1
31 Jul 2004 Frodsham Marsh SJ515790 Adult 1 photo in annual report
25 Jul 1995 Priory Close, Halton SJ540821 Adult 1
28 Aug 1987 Eastern Reedbed Area, Moore SJ594864 Adult 5
1903 Chester SJ4066 Not recorded 1+ undated, Day (1903)
1903 Ince Marsh SJ4676 Not recorded 1+ undated, Day (1903)
1903 Walton SJ5984 Not recorded 1+ undated, sparingly recorded - Walton Bridge, Near Warrington more common on Lancashire side, Day (1903)
1903 Carrington SJ7392 Not recorded 1+ undated, Day (1903)
1899 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1 Day (1903)
1895 Walton SJ5984 Adult 8 Warrington, grid reference not provided
11 Aug 1858 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1+ Chester Lead Works, Walker (1885)


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