Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Eupithecia pygmaeata Marsh Pug

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23 records (24+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
24 May 2017 Chorlton SJ7251 Adult 1 Recorder well familiar with species
11 Jun 2016 Weston SJ7251 Adult 1
23 May 2015 Church Lawton SJ8154 Adult 1 SJ81705439 Home Farm
25 Jul 2012 Saltersley Moss SJ8280 Adult 1
28 May 2012 Crewe Green SJ7254 Adult 1
15 Jun 2010 Chorlton SJ7251 Adult 1 confirmed by S H Hind from photo
31 May 2008 Basford SJ7153 Adult 1 determined from photograph, grid reference SJ718536
10 May 2004 Handforth SJ8783 Adult 1 noted in annual report
05 Oct 2002 Wigg Island, Astmoor Saltmarsh, Runcorn SJ5383 Adult 1 Date correct. Disturbed from short, rabbit grazed turf, containing mouse-ear. gen det female by A Wander, noted in annual report
27 May 1989 Hogshead Wood, Oakmere SJ5869 Adult 1
19 Jun 1988 Neumann's & Ashton's Flashes SJ6674 Adult 1
25 May 1987 Mirrlees, Woods Moor SJ9086 Adult 1 surrounds of bottom car park, confirmed G Lightfoot
1983 The Triangle - Marbury and Anderton SJ662753 Adult 1
30 May 1981 Moreton SJ2490 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. at LCES field meeting, Rutherford (1983). LCES105:54. Specimen in Mike Hull's collection
1948 Chester SJ4166 Not recorded 1 Grid Reference unknown. Mansbridge & Wright (1950)
03 Jun 1944 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
1941 Blacon SJ3767 Adult 1+ grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1940 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 2 undated, grid reference not provided
1919 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 1 Entom. 53:120. grid reference not provided. exhibited at the 3/3/1920 MES meeting. Burrows (1920). uncommon, Smith (1948)
1903 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated, North East Cheshire, Day (1903)
1890 Castle Mill SJ7984 Not recorded 1+ undated, on the authority of Jos Chappell, Ellis (1890)
1885 Puddington SJ3273 Not recorded 1+ undated, Dee marsh, Walker (1885)
1854 Claughton SJ3088 Not recorded 1 undated. rare one specimen taken. Byerley (1854)


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Updated: 12th June 2019