Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Hadena perplexa Tawny Shears

All records

43 records (44+ individuals)

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
01 Jun 2017 Hightree Drive, Henbury SJ880738 Adult 1
08 Jul 2009 Bridgend, Mickle Trafford, Chester SJ450700 Adult 1
01 Jul 2009 Coxbank SJ6541 Adult 1 possible - I have a poor record photograph: P1010713
23 Jul 2008 Shepherd's Lane, Chester SJ411681 Adult 1
23 Jun 2007 Ivy Cottage, Thorn Brow Farm Mews, Appleton Thorn SJ637839 Adult 1
16 Aug 2005 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
29 Jun 2003 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
18 Jun 2003 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
17 Jun 2003 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
16 Jun 2003 Shannon Close, Willaston, Nantwich SJ676525 Adult 1
14 Jun 2002 Lynwode House, Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
30 Jun 2000 Keswick Avenue, Bromborough SJ344798 Adult 1
05 Jun 2000 Astley Close, Warrington SJ608870 Adult 1
03 Jun 1997 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 2
1997 Brunsfield Close, Saughall Massie SJ251893 Adult 1
30 Jul 1993 Western Avenue, Blacon SJ380677 Adult 1
1993 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1+
1992 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1+
1991 SJ36 SJ36 Not recorded 1+
1988 Broomhall, Nantwich SJ628472 Adult 1+
02 Jul 1987 Heron Court, Parkgate SJ282774 Adult 1 letter to CIR 19/4/1988
02 Jul 1987 Dee Estuary:Burton Point Farm: Moth trap site by tractor shed SJ30437413 Adult 1 Not counted
1981 SJ98 SJ98 Not recorded 1+ 2167 Tawny Shears x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1981 SJ67 SJ67 Not recorded 1+ 2167 Tawny Shears x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
1981 SJ28 SJ28 Not recorded 1+ 2167 Tawny Shears x = recorded since 1980 Records taken from the Macro-matrix produced by Ian Rutherford and covering records received to the end of 1996.
14 May 1980 Burton SJ3074 Adult 1 Burton Point SJ304743
05 Aug 1979 Whitegate Way SJ617678 Adult 1 double check this early record which would have been identified by comparison with plates in south only
1979 SJ28 SJ28 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_02306
1976 Prestbury SJ900768 Adult 1 via C I Rutherford, only additions to SJ97
1971 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_27432, Alderley Edge in SJ87
1970 Staley Brushes SJ99 Not recorded 1+ the publications from which the records were extracted are not known now but were relied on at the time. data was also extracted from local museums and libraries.
1968 Wistaston SJ685538 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_16144
1967 Longridge, Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SJ850778 Adult 1
1966 Pulford SJ3758 Adult 1 Creaser (1967), grid reference unknown, possibly recorders Rossett SJ374579 VC50 garden
1961 SJ98 SJ98 Not recorded 1+ no other data provided apart from the fact that the species was present between 1961 and 1975 in this square.
1923 Chester SJ4166 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, Smith (1948)
1922 Chester SJ3666 Adult 1 Smith (1948), MOGBI Vol 9 map shows pre 1960 records in both SJ36 & 46, so this has been changed from SJ4166 to SJ3666 as true grid reference unknown
1903 Stockport SJ9089 Adult 1 grid reference unknown, undated. BRC Ref: V06_00779
1887 West Kirby SJ2086 Not recorded 1+ undated entry - from the Ellis List
1885 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ undated east cheshire
1885 Denhall SJ2874 Not recorded 1+ undated entry - rather scarce
1885 Wirral SJ28 Not recorded 1+ undated - relates to the old name of capsincola
1854 Tranmere SJ3086 Adult 1+ undated. not common


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Updated: 18th Apr 2018