Elephant Hawk Moth

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Sideridis turbida White Colon

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21 records (28+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
2000 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1 specimen in AC collection
21 Sep 1992 Bridgenorth Road, Pensby SJ264837 Adult 1 specimen in AC collection, gen det M Hull
1968 Hilbre Island SJ1888 Adult 1 Rutherford (1994), Creaser (1969, 2006), taken in considerable numbers LCES115:73
19 Jul 1925 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1
12 Jul 1925 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 2
10 Jul 1925 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1
09 Jul 1925 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1
07 Jul 1925 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 1
05 Jul 1925 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 3
04 Jul 1925 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 3 Obtained at light between 22-00 and 02-00.
01 Jul 1925 Bromborough SJ3480 Adult 2
1907 Wallasey SJ2792 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
1904 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1+ common, grid reference unknown
22 Jun 1898 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 2 grid reference unknown, specimen(s) in the Grosvenor Museum - common here - taken by most of the local collectors. referred to as common on some parts of the coast, not taken inland. Day (1903)
1897 Wallasey SJ2792 Adult 1 grid reference not provided.
21 Jun 1890 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1 Mamestra alblcolon. Grid ref not provided. ENT REC: 1:162
1890 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1 Mamestra albicolon. Grid ref not provided. ENT REC: 1:130
11 Jun 1879 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1 grid reference not provided, Young Nat. 1:268. common under ledgings, grass roots etc June/July. year and grid reference not provided. Young Nat. 1:204-207.
1869 Wallasey SJ2792 Adult 1+ very abundant, Newman's Entomologist 5:32ii-iii, grid reference not provided. Walker (1885)
1854 New Brighton SJ3094 Not recorded 1+ undated. common on the sandhills. Byerley (1854)
1846 Wallasey Dunes SJ2792 Adult 1 specimen in Noah Greenwood's collection. Ent. Rec. 25:75, grid reference not provided. Site as Cheshire Coast.


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Updated: 12th June 2019