Sphingidae : Macroglossinae
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Photo © Mark Marshall,  15th June, 2013 - wings open - Blackawton, Devon

Bedstraw Hawk-moth
Hyles gallii
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Striped Hawk-moth
Hyles livornica

(Esper, 1779) 1990 / 69.015

A rare and irregular migrant to our region. Last seen in Staffordshire in 1949.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 17 (12%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2015.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 33-42mm
Flight: April - October
Foodplant:   Many plants (Willowherb and Bedstraw)
GB Status: Immigrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
05/06/20151VC36 - HerefordshireSO65
25/05/20151VC36 - HerefordshireSO65
28/05/20091VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
04/07/20061VC37 - WorcestershireSO75
10/06/20061VC36 - HerefordshireSO62

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