Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Asteroscopus sphinx Sprawler

All records

47 records (51+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
18 Nov 2017 Common Lane, Waverton SJ455639 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
02 Nov 2017 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 Photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
04 Nov 2016 The Woodlands, Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1 GMS data
28 Oct 2016 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518567 Adult 1 determined from photo
17 Nov 2014 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1
21 Dec 2011 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1
04 Nov 2011 The Woodlands, Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1
28 Oct 2011 The Woodlands, Burleydam SJ617429 Adult 1 photo available
12 Nov 2010 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 2 confirmed by S H Hind, K McCabe, M Dale from photo
02 Nov 2010 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1 On wall to back of house, confirmed S H Hind from photo
26 Oct 2009 Laburnum House, Shocklach SJ437486 Adult 1
24 Oct 2004 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1 SPRAWLER
2004 Honeysuckle Cottage, Heatley Lane, Heatley, Near Aston SJ626464 Adult 1 from letter from Paul Griffiths dated 20/10/2004
08 Nov 1993 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1
28 Oct 1993 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1
1993 Chester SJ4065 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown
02 Nov 1992 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1
1992 Combermere SJ588441 Adult 1+
1991 Combermere SJ588441 Adult 1+
1990 Combermere SJ588441 Adult 1+
1989 Aldford SJ4159 Larval 1 Aldford area, grid reference unknown
1989 Combermere SJ588441 Adult 1+
1989 Saughall SJ3669 Adult 1+ site unknown SJ36, grid reference unknown
1989 SJ45 SJ45 Not recorded 1+ 2227 Sprawler x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1989 SJ36 SJ36 Not recorded 1+
1986 Wrenburywood Farm, Wrenbury SJ591489 Adult 1+
1986 SJ54 SJ54 Not recorded 1+ also 2227 Sprawler x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
22 Oct 1984 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1
1982 Chester SJ4065 Adult 1+
1981 Delamere SJ5570 Adult 1 undated, grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1981 SJ64 SJ64 Not recorded 1+ 2227 Sprawler x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1981 Chester SJ4065 Adult 1+
1981 SJ46 SJ46 Not recorded 1+ 2227 Sprawler x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1980 Chester SJ4065 Adult 1+
1979 Chester SJ4065 Not recorded 1+ grid reference unknown
1978 Chester SJ4065 Larval 1+ Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1976 SJ46 SJ46 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_10608, Chester area in SJ46
10 Nov 1965 Pulford SJ3758 Adult 1 Creaser (1966), grid reference unknown, possibly recorders Rossett SJ374579 VC50 garden
1949 Chester SJ4065 Not recorded 1+
1945 Chester SJ4065 Adult 1 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
1921 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1+ not uncommon, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1920 Chester SJ4066 Adult 1+ not uncommon, grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1919 Chester SJ4065 Adult 4 Grid Reference unknown, Rutherford (1981)
27 Aug 1904 Delamere SJ5570 Larval 1 grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1898 Chester SJ3666 Adult 1 196Brachionycha sphinx
1889 Chester SJ4166 Adult 1+ undated entry - common in Nov. at gas lamps in Wrexham Road196Brachionycha sphinx, Entom. 23:61-65
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ east cheshire - undated entry196Brachionycha sphinx


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018