Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Xanthorhoe decoloraria Red Carpet

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19 records (20+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
16 Jul 2016 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
03 Aug 2013 Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge SK008806 Adult 1 Confirmed by S Hind from photo
06 Aug 1999 Goytsclough Quarry SK0173 Adult 1
20 Aug 1996 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 Accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel December 2002
09 Aug 1996 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 2 Accepted by Cheshire Moth Group Panel December 2002
24 Jul 1991 Highcroft, Gee Cross SJ956930 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind
22 Jul 1988 Laneside Drive, Bramhall SJ902862 Adult 1
28 Jul 1983 Talbot Street, Hazel Grove SJ921876 Adult 1 LCES 107:120. larvae reared
16 Jul 1976 Goytsclough Quarry SK0173 Adult 1 common
1948 Goyt's Clough SK0173 Adult 1 sometimes abundant, Goyt Valley. New to Cheshire. Grid Reference unknown. Mansbridge & Wright (1949)
1946 Goyt's Clough SK0173 Adult 1+ Goyt Valley. uncommon, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
30 Jul 1945 Goyt's Clough SK0173 Adult 1 grid reference not provided, LCES 94-96:31
1940 Cat and Fiddle SK0071 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, undated, have seen specimens taken near the Cat & Fiddle but have not taken it myself, Smith (1948)
1940 SJ97 SJ97 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V06_00278
1940 SJ98 SJ98 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V06_00679
1933 Goyt's Clough SK0173 Adult 1+ Goyt Valley. fairly common in a few spots, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1903 Goyt's Clough SK0173 Not recorded 1+ undated - occasional between the high lying areas between Macclesfield and Buxton, Day (1903)
1800 SJ97 SJ97 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V06_00153, date pre 1941
1800 SJ98 SJ98 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V06_00861, date pre 1941


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Updated: 12th June 2019