Elephant Hawk Moth

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Pasiphila chloerata Sloe Pug

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38 records (40+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
03 Jun 2018 Wrenbury SJ5848 Adult 1 beaten from hedge
03 May 2018 Sutton Reservoir Feeder SJ9270 Larval 1 off blackthorn flowers, bred Ben Smart, emerged 23/5/2018
24 Jun 2016 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1 Pic at: http://www.record-lrc.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=2989
04 May 2016 Willaston SJ3378 Larval 1 beaten from Blackthorn blossom
28 Apr 2016 Vicars Cross Golf Club SJ4567 Larval 1 SJ454672, larva from beating large enough to identify, emerged 17th May photos on forum
13 Jun 2015 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind
16 Jun 2014 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
13 Jun 2014 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1
09 Jun 2011 Coddington SJ4454 Adult 1 Manor Wood Farm campsite SJ445548, details via email, confirmed S H Hind from photo
17 Apr 2011 Adlington Industrial Estate SJ9182 Larval 1+ off Sloe, photo available
16 Jun 2010 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1 confirmed M Dale, K McCabe from photo. Photo posted onto rECOrd Moth Forum June 2014
10 Jul 2009 Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1 gen det male
23 Jun 2009 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 gen det female
22 Jun 2009 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 gen det female
29 May 2009 Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1 gen det male
29 May 2009 Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1 gen det male
17 Apr 2009 Skellorn Green, Adlington SJ9281 Larval 1+ grid reference provided SJ920812, off sloe
28 May 2008 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1
2006 Bellfield Avenue, Cheadle Hulme SJ875864 Adult 1 gen det shane farrell, noted in annual report
2006 East Downs Road, Cheadle Hulme SJ868869 Adult 1 gen det female shane farrell, noted in annual report
23 Jun 2006 Chadkirk Farm (behind house and next to Chapel) SJ940903 Adult 1 photo in annual report
15 Jun 2005 Chadkirk Farm (behind house and next to Chapel) SJ940903 Adult 1 gen det male sf slide retained, noted in annual report
08 Jun 2004 Bramhalls Park, Anderton SJ645754 Adult 1 Gen det. Male
09 Apr 1997 Wych Valley SJ4444 Larval 1+ referred to in Ian Rutherford's 1997 Moth Report and LCES news 31 - beaten from blackthorn
22 Jun 1993 Vicarage Lane, Poynton SJ920841 Adult 1 photo taken
12 May 1993 Sandle Heath SJ8275 Larval 1 off sloe, grid reference unknown
1993 Parkgate SJ2778 Larval 1 beaten from Sloe, grid reference unknown check laptop to on
1993 Malpas SJ4846 Larval 1+ beaten from sloe
1993 Poynton Coppice SJ9382 Larval 1+ off blackthorn
1993 SJ36 SJ36 Adult 1+ Included in Rutherford (1994), yet the site is in Flintshire
23 Apr 1991 Poise Brook, Hazel Grove SJ9387 Larval 1+ larva beaton off Sloe flowers SJ933873
17 Apr 1991 Oversley Ford, Styal SJ8182 Larval 1 one larva off blackthorn
1991 Ashley SJ7584 Larval 1
1988 Swettenham Meadows SJ8067 Larval 1 letter to Bridget Self 12/7/1992, from sloe
27 Apr 1987 Plumley Nature Reserve SJ7074 Larval 1+
17 Jul 1986 New Chester Road, Bromborough SJ347830 Adult 1
1984 Malpas SJ4846 Larval 3 beaten from Sloe, the first Cheshire record, Rutherford (1985)
1981 SJ45 SJ45 Larval 1+ a little north of Malpas


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Updated: 12th June 2019