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Lymantria monacha Black Arches

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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
15 Aug 2020 Woodlands Way, Tarporley SJ55636295 Adult 1 photo on iRecord
13 Aug 2020 Oaklands Drive, Heswall SJ273824 Adult 1 Confirmed D Maddy from photo.
11 Aug 2020 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518566 Adult 1 Photo on forum 2019
08 Aug 2020 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
06 Aug 2020 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 Confirmed D Maddy from photo.
29 Jul 2020 Park Close, Tarvin SJ488669 Adult 1 Confirmed D Maddy from photo.
24 Jul 2020 Brook Lane, Coxbank SJ656417 Adult 1 photo on iRecord
18 Jul 2020 Heatley Lane, Heatley, Near Aston SJ626464 Adult 1 The Nun
12 Jul 2020 Woodlands Drive, Hoole SJ415676 Adult 1 Photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
27 Aug 2019 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1
05 Aug 2019 The Willows, Frodsham SJ522777 Adult 1 confirmed S W Holmes from photo
04 Aug 2019 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
31 Jul 2019 Meadowside, Burwardsley SJ518566 Adult 1 photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
29 Jul 2019 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
24 Jul 2019 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1
23 Jul 2019 Randle Bennett Close, Elworth SJ741611 Adult 1 confirmed S W Holmes from photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
13 Jul 2019 Tencherfield, Nantwich SJ663518 Adult 1 Photo on Cheshire Moths Facebook Group
24 Jul 2018 Bridgend, Mickle Trafford, Chester SJ450700 Adult 1 Trapped in window frame and found dead, confirmed S W Holmes from photo
17 Jul 2018 Norley Moss, Delamere SJ552721 Adult 1
16 Aug 2017 Heswall SJ2681 Adult 1 Jug & Bottle Pub SJ268815
12 Aug 2016 Barrymore Way, Bromborough SJ339808 Adult 1 confirmed S H Hind from photo
14 Aug 2015 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Adult 2 4 traps (2 x 125W MV and 2 x 15W Act) in and around Barnbridge Gates car park, photo on Cheshire Moth Forum
16 Aug 2012 Pemberton Close, Willaston SJ332778 Adult 1 photo on rECOrd Moth Forum posted 2014
1976 Russell Drive, Haslington SJ7356 Adult 1
1976 Duncansby Drive, Bromborough SJ344797 Adult 1 letter to CIR 18/10/1977, BRC Ref: V05_07200, included in SJ38, rather than SJ37 in Rutherford (1993)
1965 Neston SJ2877 Adult 1 at office window, Creaser (1969), mapped in SJ28, Rutherford (1994). Believed introduced with Fuller's Earth from Woburn, Beds, A Creaser pers. comm. exhibited at LCES 21/10/1965, LCES 88-90:29, grid reference not provided
1947 Delamere Forest SJ5570 Adult 1 Creaser (1969), Rutherford (1981), Delamere Station. Believed introduced with Fuller's Earth from Woburn, Beds, A Creaser pers. comm.
1903 Mouldsworth SJ5171 Adult 1 J Lyon Denson, date & grid reference unknown, taken locally, per William Griffiths, Smith (1948)
1901 Delamere Forest SJ5471 Larval 2 two larvae obtained in Delamere Forest in 1901 by SGS yielded one typical form and one of var eremita. grid reference not provided. LCFC 1919. Mansbridge (1940), Ford (1955). entry on page 189 refers to the melanic form being not uncommon at Delamere Forest
1800 SJ47 SJ47 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_11115, date pre 1941
1800 SJ56 SJ56 Not recorded 1+ BRC Ref: V05_13347, pre 1941. Is this one of the Delamere records ?


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