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Butterfly Conservation- Glasgow & South West Scotland Branch

Butterfly Sightings 2009

2 0 0 9 Last update: August 2009
Species Earliest Latest
Chequered Skipper 11 May
Creagan, Argyll. NM992452 & Glasdrum NNR, Argyll
Andrew Masterman & John Halliday
Large Skipper 30 May
Pinbain Quarry, Ayrshire. NX 138915
Fraser Simpson
Essex Skipper 6 August
Birkshaw Forest, Lockerbie NY 12227782
Jim Black
Dingy Skipper 11 May
Ringdoo Point, Glen Luce. NX170556
Jim Black
Clouded Yellow

Brimstone 1 July (probable)
South Haugh, South Lanarkshire. NS 73315553
Melanie Craig
Large White 10 May
Largs NS2057
Jim Black
Small White 2 April
Bridge of Allan. NS791985
Heather Young
Green-veined White 12 April
Threave Gardens NTS, Castle Douglas. NX753607
Jim Black
Orange-tip 11 April
Linwood Moss (NS46I)
David Fotheringham
Green Hairstreak 14 April
Carman Muir, West Dunbartonshire. NS377785
Stan Campbell
Purple Hairstreak 25 July
Shallochwreck Burn NX 0607 7779
Jim Black
Small Copper 2 April
Ardgenavan, Loch Fyne. NN1611
Paul Daw
Holly Blue 11 April
Carsluith, nr Creetown, NX4856.
Peter Robinson
Northern Brown Argus 30 May
St Ninians Cave NX424358, Ayrshire.
Jessie MacKay
Common Blue 11 June
Shewalton Sand Pits SWT NS328372
Jim Black
Red Admiral 15 April
Balquidder, Stirlingshire. NN5320
Marianne Ward
Painted Lady 16 April
Craigmore, Bute. NS101654
Small Tortoiseshell 17 March
Stirling Castle, NS790940
Paul Kirkland
Peacock 6 February
Hamilton. NS712557
Ian Jackson
Comma 17 March
Hightae Loch, Lochmaben. NY085804
Anna White
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 22 May
Glasdrum NNR, Argyll.
John Halliday
Pearl-bordered Fritillary 2 May
Mabie Forest, Dumfries & Galloway
Jessie MacKay
Dark Green Fritillary 1 June
Rankinston, Ayrshire NS4312, NS4412 and NS4512
John Candlish
Marsh Fritillary 30 May
Ardtur, Appin, Argyll. NM916463.
Andrew Masterman, Louise Collins & Scott Shanks
Speckled Wood 20 April
Parkgate, Kircudbright. NX 679467
Mr T Dick
Wall 11 May
Glen App, Ayrshire. NX064741
Jim Black
Mountain Ringlet 23 June
Glasdrum NNR, Argyll
Andrew Masterman
Scotch Argus 25 July
Dalrigh, Strathfillan, NN329276 & Creagan, Argyll
Andrew Masterman & Ken Allaway
Grayling 15 July
Gailes Dunes, NS31983565
Jim Black
Meadow Brown 10 June
Bridgeton, Glasgow. NS 603 640
Marianne Ward
Ringlet 13 June
Linn Park, Glasgow. NS585595
Marianne Ward
Camberwell Beauty

Small Heath 22 May
Rankinston, Ayrshire NS444143 & Glasdrum NNR, Argyll NN001446
John Candlish & Andrew Masterman
Large Heath 14 June
Wester Moss, Stirlingshire.
Paul Kirkland


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