Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Dasystoma salicella

All records

11 records (11+ individuals)

CSV Download (all records)

Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
1955 Hoylake SJ2189 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown.
1955 Wirral SJ28 Not recorded 1+ from oak and birch, grid reference unknown.
11 Apr 1954 Bebington SJ3282 Adult 1+ egg laying in splits of hazel & ash stems, a series bred by RP & HNM, Creaser (1978)
25 Mar 1954 Bebington SJ3282 Adult 1+ several flying over the length of ash hedge in morning, confirmed R Prichard, Creaser (1978)
1951 Stretton Moss SJ6382 Not recorded 1+ undated, amongst Bog Myrtle
1945 Arley SJ6780 Not recorded 1+ a melanic form not previously recorded from our area
1940 Bromborough SJ3481 Not recorded 1+ Site near Bromborough Mill, undated, grid reference not given
undated, grid reference not given
1940 Wallasey SJ291927 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given
undated, grid reference not given. County status: Rare. Usually occuring in single specimens only
1920 Storeton SJ3084 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given
grid reference not given
1920 Storeton SJ3084 Not recorded 1+ undated, grid reference not given
several bred, grid reference not given
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.


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018