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Butterfly Conservation- Glasgow & South West Scotland Branch

Butterfly Sightings 2005

Anthocharis cardamines
Photograph: Neil Gregory

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Species Earliest Latest
Chequered Skipper 11th May
Glasdrum Wood NNR
John Halliday
Large Skipper 20th June
Pinbain Burn
Keith Futter
Dingy Skipper 29th May
Luce Bay - NX25
Jim Black
Clouded Yellow 25th July
Rascarrel Bay (NX8048)
Anna White
Large White 10th May
Hannah Research Park, Ayr (NS3723)
John Candlish
Small White 20th March
Inchmurrin Drive, Kilmarnock (NS4340)
c/o Fraser Simpson
Green-veined White 19th April
Knockentiber (NS3939)
Jim Black
Orange-tip 19th April
Knockentiber (NS3939)
Jim Black

19th April
Maryhill, Glasgow
Tommy Daniels
19th June
Dumbarton NS386752
Keith Futter
Green Hairstreak 23rd April
Ardfern (NM8005)
John Halliday

23rd April
Kirstie's Trail, Changue (NX2992)
Fraser Simpson
9th June
Lennox Forest (NS6076)
Richard Sutcliffe
Purple Hairstreak 22nd July
Shallochwreck Burn, Ballantrae (NX 061778)
Fraser Simpson
Small Copper 9th May
RSPB Loch Gruinart, Islay
Richard & Barbara Mearns
Small Blue    
Northern Brown Argus 20th June
Pinbain Burn
Keith Futter
Common Blue 29th May
Luce Bay - NX25
Jim Black/SPAN>
Holly Blue 24th April
Rockcliffe (NX8553)
John Maxwell
Red Admiral 10th May
Bein a Chaolais, Jura (NS4572)
Richard & Barbara Mearns
Painted Lady 18th February
Glasgow (Linn Park)
Sandy McNeill
Small Tortoiseshell 6th February
Bridgehaugh (Stirling County Rugby ground)
Jonathan Willet
Peacock 26th January
Glasgow University
Norman Tait
Comma 1st August
Baron's Haugh RSPB Reserve, Motherwell (NS7555)
Alastair W. Reid
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 21st May
Glasdrum Wood NNR (NN0045)
John Halliday
10th July
Allantonplains Wood near Loudoun Hill (NS6136)
Fraser Simpson
Pearl-bordered Fritillary 10th May
Glasdrum Wood NNR (NN0045)
John Halliday
Dark Green Fritillary 24th June
Glasdrum Wood NNR (NN0045)
John Halliday
Marsh Fritillary 22nd May
Taynish (NR7283)
John Halliday
22nd June
Isle of Ulva
Corinna Gregory
Speckled Wood 19th April
John Halliday
Wall13th May
South of Girvan (Pinbain Burn & Kennedy's Pass) NX19
Tommy Daniels and Bernard Zonfrillo
Mountain Ringlet 26th June
Ben Lawers NNR (Perth & Kinross)
Leigh Marshall
Scotch Argus 22nd July
Glasdrum Wood
John Halliday
Grayling 25th June
Pinbain Burn, (NX138914)
Jim Black
Meadow Brown 15th June
GMRC, Nitshill
Jeanne Robinson
Ringlet 21st June
near Dreghorn (NS 349369)
Jim Black
Small Heath 13th May
Holy Island, Arran
John Halliday
Large Heath 18th June
Fallin, Stirling
Branch fieldtrip

Pearl-bordered Fritillary
Boloria euphrosyne
bordered Fritillary
Photograph: Neil Gregory


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Polyommatus icarus
Photograph: Neil Gregory
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