Elephant Hawk Moth

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Malacosoma neustria Lackey

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6 records (6+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
14 Jul 1993 Westwood Road, Heald Green SJ849856 Adult 1 confirmed B T Shaw and CIR from photo. John Gladman had one at light, Wilmslow 14/7/1970 but thought it may have escaped from sleeved larvae.
1903 West Kirby SJ2185 Not recorded 1+ undated entry - from Ellis List. Day (1903), grid reference unknown.
1903 Hoylake SJ2089 Not recorded 1+ undated entry - from Ellis List. Day (1903), grid reference unknown.
1903 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1+ undated entry - twice only. Day (1903)
1885 Ness SJ3075 Not recorded 1+ undated, Walker (1885), Day (1903)
1854 Upton, Birkenhead SJ2788 Larval 1+ undated. between Moreton and Upton. Larvae. Byerley (1854), Walker (1885), Ellis (1890), Day (1903), Mansbridge (1940), CONSIDERED AND ACCEPTED BY CMG MOTH PANEL MARCH 2006


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Updated: 12th June 2019