Elephant Hawk Moth

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Gypsonoma sociana

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63 records (72+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
04 Jul 2018 Meadowbank, Moore Lane, Moore SJ582848 Adult 5
02 Jul 2018 Dane Road, Sale SJ800923 Adult 1
22 Jun 2018 Barrymore Way, Bromborough SJ339808 Adult 1
17 Jun 2018 Dane Road, Sale SJ800923 Adult 1
11 Jun 2018 Weston Grove, Upton SJ415693 Adult 1
06 Jul 2017 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
29 May 2017 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
29 Jul 2016 Kent Close, Bromborough SJ339815 Adult 1
09 Jul 2016 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
17 Jun 2016 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1
05 Jun 2016 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
03 Jun 2016 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
22 Sep 2014 Todd Brook Valley SJ9876 Larval 1+ on hazel
23 Jul 2014 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
18 Jul 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
10 Jul 2014 Pemberton Close, Willaston SJ332778 Adult 1
09 Jul 2014 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 2
07 Jul 2014 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
06 Jul 2014 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
04 Jul 2014 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
29 Jun 2014 Gowy Meadows CWT SJ4373 Adult 2 photo on rECOrd Moth Forum
27 Jul 2013 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
07 Jul 2013 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
04 Jul 2013 Fir Close, Poynton SJ925831 Adult 1
27 Jul 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
26 Jul 2012 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 1
25 Jul 2012 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 First record of the year, numbers not counted
25 Jul 2012 Lostock Hall Nursery, Poynton SJ908833 Adult 1
24 Jul 2012 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
21 Jul 2012 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
22 Aug 2011 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1
15 Jul 2011 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
30 Jun 2011 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
03 Jun 2011 Norton Priory, Runcorn SJ5483 Adult 1
02 Jun 2011 Wellington Close, Ellesmere Port SJ404763 Adult 1
26 Aug 2010 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1
11 Jul 2010 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
04 Jul 2010 Keswick Avenue, Bromborough SJ344798 Adult 1
05 Aug 2009 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
30 Jun 2009 Carleton Road, Higher Poynton SJ944838 Adult 2
26 Jun 2009 Knowle Close, Great Sutton SJ381751 Adult 1 photo available
27 Jun 2008 Westover, Romiley SJ931900 Adult 1
25 Jun 2008 Gleneagles Road, Heald Green SJ853863 Adult 1 gen det male
03 Jul 2006 Jepsonclough Farm, Adlington SJ9380 Adult 1 @ SJ934808 gen det male
17 Jun 2005 Haydn Pool, Witton Flashes, No 1 Tank SJ659753 Adult 2
07 Jul 2004 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
23 Jun 2003 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
05 Aug 2002 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 2
26 Jul 2002 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
17 Jul 2001 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1
1993 Vicarage Lane, Poynton SJ920841 Adult 1
27 Jun 1992 Balmoral Grove, Hazel Grove SJ928871 Adult 1
1955 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Not recorded 1+ common, date and grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1955)
1953 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1+ date unknown. Michaelis (1954)
1953 Stockport SJ8989 Not recorded 1+ grid reference uknown
1951 Hoylake Langfields SJ2288 Adult 1+ Michaelis (1954)
1951 Frandley House, Frandley SJ640788 Adult 1+ undated. Boyd (1951)
30 Jul 1944 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1
05 Jul 1944 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Adult 1 Prichard (1947), Michaelis (1954)
1940 Cheshire Unknown Adult 1+ County Status: Scarce in recent years and local. Mansbridge (1940)
1887 Wirral SJ28 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, site Wirral, county status: scarce in recent years and local. Ellis (1890)
1887 Liscard SJ3092 Not recorded 1+ date & grid reference unknown, status common. Ellis (1890)
1854 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ grid reference and date unknown. Common everywhere. Byerley (1854)(G dealbana not listed-SHH)


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Updated: 12th June 2019