2013 – 2015 Butterfly Counts

Common Blue

These counts are for a regular transect on Lax Hill. Many thanks to volunteer Brian Webster for these. If you would like to become involved with butterfly recording on the reserve email Sarah on volunteering@rutlandwater.org.uk

10th September

Small White (6), Large White (2), Green Veined White (2), Speckled Wood (26), Comma (1), Red Admiral (1)

27th August

Red Admiral (2), Peacock (1), Speckled Wood (15), Gatekeeper (3), Green Veined White (3), Large White (1)

19th August

Speckled Wood (11), Gatekeeper (28), Meadow Brown (2), Green Veined White (5), Large White (1), Small White (1), Small Skipper (1)

2nd August (counted by S.Proud in Brian’s absence)

Holly Blue (1), Red Admiral (2), Brimstone (6), Large White (3), Smalll White (1), Small Skipper (12), Large Skipper (4), Essex Skipper (1), Meadow Brown (34), Gatekeeper (26), Speckled Wood (8), Peacock (2), Ringlet (7)

29th June

Ringlet (20), Meadow Brown (56), Speckled Wood (8), Large White (3), Red Admiral (2), Small Tortoiseshell (2), Large Skipper (14)

25th June

Ringlet (1), Meadow Brown (26), Speckled Wood (11), Red Admiral (1), Painted Lady (2), Small Tortoiseshell (1), Large Skipper (6)

18th June 2015

Speckled Wood (6), Meadow Brown (17), Brimstone (4), Orange Tip (1), Large Skipper (6), Painted lady (3), Peacock (1), Small Tortoiseshell (5), Red Admiral (2)

11th June 2015

Speckled Wood (13), Brimstone (5), Green Veined White (1), Peacock (3), Painted Lady (3), Large Skipper (10)

4th June 2015

Green Veined White (1), Large White (1), Small White (2), Orange Tip (2), Brimstone (4), Peacock (2), Small Copper (1), Speckled Wood (1)

27th May 2015

Green Veined White (3)

7th May 2015

Speckled Wood (1)

26th April 2015

Peacock (1), Speckled Wood (1), Orange Tip (2)

20th April 2015

Peacock (5), Small Tortoiseshell (2), Comma (2), Orange Tip (2), Speckled Wood (2)

15th April 2015

Peacock (5), Small Tortoiseshell (1), Comma (1), Brimstone (2)

4th April 2015

Peacock (5), Small Tortoiseshell (4), Comma (3), Brimstone (2)

10th September 2014

Speckled Wood (20), Peacock (2)

3rd September 2014

Speckled Wood (20), Green Veined White (3)

24th August 2014

Speckled Wood (18), Gatekeeper (1), Green Veined White (4), Small White (2), Peacock (1), Red Admiral (3)

20th August 2014

Speckled Wood (22), Gatekeeper (1), Meadow Brown (1), Small Tortoiseshell (1), Common Blue (1), Large White (1), Green-Veined White (2)

13th August 2014

Small Tortoiseshell (1), Red Admiral (4), Speckled Wood (9), Meadow Brown (3), Gatekeeper (4), Green-Veined White (2), Small White (1)

4th August 2014

Red Admiral (7), Small Tortoiseshell (3), Peacock (6), Comma (1), Painted Lady (1), Meadow Brown (12), Gatekeeper (33), Speckled Wood (7), Green-Veined White (10), Small White (1), Large White (2), Brimstone (1)

28th July 2014

Small Tortoiseshell (3), Peacock (17), Red Admiral (4), Speckled Wood (5), Gatekeeper (79), Meadow Brown (36), Ringlet (4), Green-Veined White (11), Large White (6), Small White (2), Brimstone (1)

21st July 2014

Small Tortoiseshell (2), Peacock (19), Comma (1), Red Admiral (3), Ringlet (14), Meadow Brown (30), Gatekeeper (79),  Speckled Wood (4), Brimstone (5), Green-Veined White (14), Large White (3), Small White (1)

14th July 2014

Green-Veined White (2), Large White (2), Small White (8), Ringlet (29),  Speckled Wood (1), Meadow Brown (42), Gatekeeper (18), Small Skipper (6), Essex Skipper (1), Large Skipper (2), Peacock (5), Small Tortoiseshell (5)

30th June 2014

Meadow Brown (36), Ringlet (84), Speckled Wood (8), Red Admiral (5), Comma (1), Small Tortoiseshell (6), Small White (1), Large Skipper (2), Small Skipper (2), Essex Skipper (1)

21st June 2014

Speckled Wood (2), Ringlet (10), Meadow Brown (14), Brimstone (2), Large White (1), Small White (1), Red Admiral (1), Peacock (1), Small Tortoiseshell (1), Small Skipper (1), Large Skipper (6)

13th June 2014

Speckled Wood (15), Meadow Brown (4), Green-Veined White (1), Brimstone (2), Red Admiral (2), Small Tortoiseshell (1), Small Skipper (4)

1st June 2014

Speckled Wood (8), Large White (2), Small White (1), Green-Veined White (3)

19th May 2014

Small white (1), Green-Veined white (2), Orange tip (2), Brimstone (2), Speckled wood (1), Peacock (1)

14th May 2014

Orange Tip (6), Brimstone (2), Green-Veined white (10), Speckled wood (2), Peacock (1)

28th April 2014

Green-Veined white (1), Peacock (2), Speckled wood (1), Orange Tip (1)

21st April 2014

Orange tip (4), Brimstone (3), Green-Veined white (6), Speckled wood (3), Peacock (5), Small Tortoiseshell (1)

16th April 2014

Peacock (6), Small Tortoiseshell (2), Brimstone (1), Orange tip (3), Green-Veined white (7)

9th April 2014

Comma (1), Peacock (4), Small Tortoisehell (1), Brimstone (4), Green-Veined white (1)

2013

4th September 2013

Small Tortoiseshell, Comma, Gatekeeper, Speckled Wood (15), Small White (3), Large White, Green-Veined White (6)

26th August 2013

Speckled Wood (6), Gatekeeper (2), Meadow Brown, Small Tortoiseshell, Peacock (3), Small Copper, Brimstone (3), Small White (5), Large White, Green-Veined White (4)

12th August 2013

Small White (6), Large White (2), Green-Veined White (11), Meadow Brown (20), Gatekeeper (14), Speckled Wood (4), Small Skipper, Essex Skipper, Peacock (12)

7th August 2013

Small White (6), Large White (5), Green-Veined White (14), Brimstone, Comma (7), Red Admiral, Peacock (18), Gatekeeper (50), Meadow Brown (31), Ringlet (6), Small Skipper, Essex Skipper (2)

29th July 2013

Meadow Brown (55), Green-Veined White (6), Comma (9), Large Green (10), Small White (28), Ringlet (22), Speckled Wood, Gatekeeper (30), Small Skipper (13), Peacock (21), Brimstone (2), Essex Skipper, Small Tortoiseshell

22nd July 2013

Speckled Wood (6), Gatekeeper (26), Ringlet (71), Meadow Brown (64), Large White (2), Small White (8), Large Skipper (2), Small Skipper (13), Lesser Skipper, Green-Veined White, Comma (5)

15th July 2013

Speckled Wood (5), Gatekeeper (2), Ringlet (66), Meadow Brown (34), Peacock, Large White (2), Small White (2),  Large Skipper, Small Skipper (11), Lesser Skipper (2)

8th July 2013

Speckled Wood (11), Ringlet (28), Meadow Brown (25), Small Skipper (2), Large Skipper (5), Small Tortoiseshell

1st July 2013

Speckled Wood (10), Ringlet (2)

19th June 2013

Large White, Small Skipper (2)

3rd June 2013

Brimstone, Speckled Wood

28th May 2013

Large White (3), Small White, Green-Veined White (4), Orange Tip (4), Comma, Peacock (2), Brimstone (3)

1st May 2013

Comma, Peacock (7), Brimstone (7), Speckled Wood (2), Green-Veined White (2)