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Butterfly Sightings 2012

2 0 1 2 Last update: January 2012
Species Earliest Latest
Chequered Skipper 15th May
Glasdrum NNR, Loch Creran - NM9945

 
Large Skipper 4th June
Pinbain Burn - NX138914
Douglas Barr & Annette Guthrie
 
Small Skipper 20th July
Birkshaw Forest, Lockerbie - NY11937786
Jim Black
 
Essex Skipper 20th July
Birkshaw Forest, Lockerbie - NY11937786
Jim Black
 
Dingy Skipper 20th May
Littlemill Bing near Rankinston, Ayrshire - NS4414
John Candlish
 
Clouded Yellow 26th July
Lochwinnoch - NS3559
Hayley Douglas
 
Large White 27th March
Stirling - NS791935
Craig Macadam
 
Small White 25th March
Kilmarnock -NS416371
Jim Black
 
Green-veined White 27th March
Stirling - NS791935
Craig Macadam
 
Orange-tip 27th March
Stirling - NS791935
Craig Macadam & Scott Shanks
 
Green Hairstreak 11th April
Drumclog Muir, Milngavie- NS550760
Martin Culshaw
 
Purple Hairstreak 6th August
Boden Boo, Erskine - NS458720 & Little Drum Wood, Stirlingshire- NN5406
David Fotheringham & Scott Shanks
 
Small Copper 6th May
Just north of Girvan- NS1900
David Bryant & Gerald Lincoln
 
Holly Blue 26th March
Ayr -NS339202
Nancye Cameron
 
Northern Brown Argus 1st June
Pinbain Burn,Lendalfoot - NX1391
Bernie Zonfrillo
 
Common Blue 1st June
Littlemill Bing, near Rankinston, Ayrshire - NS442143
John Candlish
 
Red Admiral 18th March
Helensburgh-NS306826
Carol MacLean
 
Painted Lady 24th May
Old Station Park, Glasgow -NS55836765
Richard Weddle
 
Small Tortoiseshell 11th January
High Street, Lochwinnoch- NS351587
David Mellor
 
Peacock 3rd February
Broomfield Avenue, Newton Mearns - NS548551
Jim & Maureen McCann
 
Comma 22nd March
Bridge of Allan - NS791985 /Newton Mearns-NS536545/Baron's Haugh, Motherwell-NS7555
Heather Young /Scott Donaldson /Val Wilson
 
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 20th May
Glasdrum NNR, Argyll -NN0045
John Halliday
 
Pearl-bordered Fritillary 12th May
Mabie Forest- NX9270 & NX9269
Owen Figgis & Graham Beckwith
Dark Green Fritillary 6th June
Glengorm, Mull - NM42635686
Alan Skeates
 
Marsh Fritillary 23rd May
Glasdrum NNR - NN0045 & South Shian, Benderloch -NM9041
Mervyn & Brenda Griffin
 
Speckled Wood 12th April
Lochdon, Isle of Mull - NM736331
Alan Skeates
 
Wall 14th May
Potterland Hill & Screel Hill - NX792557 & NX7855
Owen Figgis
 
Mountain Ringlet 18th June
Glasdrum NNR,Loch Creran - NN0045
John Halliday
 
Scotch Argus 16th July
Drumavuic, Argyll - NN006444
Ken Allaway
 
Grayling 5th July
Ardeer, Stevenston - NS2939 & Pinbain Burn,Ayrshire- NX138914
Iain Hamlin & Jim Black
 
Meadow Brown 13th June
Jura
Scott Donaldson
 
Ringlet 18th June
Hamiltonhill Claypits, Glasgow - NS5867
Richard Weddle
 
Small Heath 21st May
Buittle hill,D&G - NX6181 & Glen App, Ayrshire - NX062740
Owen Figgis & Jim Black
 
Large Heath 28th May
Moine Mhor NNR - NR8293
Rob Smith, Louise Bacon, Tony Moverley, Vince Lea & Cambridge Conservation Volunteers
 
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