Elephant Hawk Moth

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Micropterix aureatella

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37 records (91+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
03 Jun 2018 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1
21 May 2018 Errwood Hall SK0074 Adult 2
21 May 2018 Errwood SK0174 Adult 1
03 Jun 2015 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
25 May 2015 Greasley Hollow SJ9466 Adult 1
25 Jun 2013 Yarnshaw Hill SJ9870 Adult 12 disturbed from pines
16 Jun 2013 Little Budworth Common SJ5965 Adult 1
10 Jun 2013 Hoo Moor SK0076 Adult 4
10 Jun 2013 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0176 Adult 1
26 May 2013 Bosley Cloud SJ8963 Adult 1 swept from heather
25 May 2013 Great Midgel Moss, Delamere SJ539712 Adult 4 photo available
25 May 2013 Delamere Forest SJ5470 Adult 2
15 May 2004 Oakhanger Moss SJ7655 Adult 1 off oak
07 Jun 2003 Shooter's Clough, Goyt Valley SK0074 Adult 12 including on steep east facing slope above reservoir
25 May 2003 Cranberry Moss, Eaton SJ8664 Adult 3
24 May 2001 Little Budworth Common SJ5865 Adult 1
23 May 2001 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Adult 1
20 May 2001 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Adult 14 on bilberry
27 May 1999 Walker Brow, Kettleshulme SJ9980 Adult 3
05 Jun 1996 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0176 Adult 1
25 Jun 1995 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0077 Adult 1
25 Jun 1995 Hoo Moor Plantation SK0177 Adult 1
23 May 1995 Cartlidge Wood SJ9464 Adult 1
29 Jun 1991 Shemmy Moss SJ5968 Adult 1+ SJ595688 centroid grid reference, several
25 May 1990 Flaxmere SJ5572 Adult 1+
25 May 1990 Hatchmere SJ5572 Adult 1 SJ550724
30 May 1988 Bulkeley Hill SJ528557 Adult 1 both grid references provided are condidered centroid SJ528554 & SJ527556
05 Jun 1987 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Adult 1+ occasional
06 Jun 1983 Bulkeley Hill SJ528557 Adult 1 SJ528554
05 Jun 1983 Sherratt's Rough SJ6169 Adult 2
31 May 1983 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Adult 1
25 May 1953 Lyme Park SJ9581 Adult 3 grid reference not provided.
25 May 1947 Goyt Valley SK0177 Adult 5 grid reference not provided.
07 Jun 1915 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Adult 1 grid reference not given. Mansbridge (1940)
31 May 1908 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
1887 Knutsford SJ7578 Not recorded 1+ grid reference & date unknown, pre 1887. Ellis (1890)
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Common. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019