Butterfly Sightings in 2018 (Species: 39)
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Date Species Place Count
15th Jun Large Skipper Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 2
  Green-veined White Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Brown Argus Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1
  Common Blue Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 2♂
  Speckled Wood Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 5
  Marbled White Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1
  Meadow Brown Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 60+
  Ringlet Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1
  Small Heath Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 2
14th Jun Large Skipper Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 1
  Dingy Skipper Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 1
  Brown Argus Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 6
  Common Blue Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 13♂,3♀
  Adonis Blue Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 1♂
  Red Admiral Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 1
  Dark Green Fritillary Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 6
  Marbled White Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 4
  Meadow Brown Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 40
  Small Heath Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon 13
11th Jun Large Skipper Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 5
  Brimstone Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1♂
  Green Hairstreak Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1
  Brown Argus Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 4
  Common Blue Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1♂,4♀
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
  Red Admiral Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 5
  Meadow Brown Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 28+♂
  Small Heath Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 3
10th Jun Speckled Wood Barnwell Country Park, Northants 2
8th Jun Orange-tip Barnwell Country Park, Northants 1♂
  Red Admiral Barnwell Country Park, Northants 1
  Speckled Wood Barnwell Country Park, Northants 1
6th Jun Large Skipper Whitecross Green Wood, Oxon 4
  Brimstone Otmoor, Oxon 1♀
  Large White Otmoor, Oxon 1
  Large White Whitecross Green Wood, Oxon 1
  Orange-tip Otmoor, Oxon 1♀
  Black Hairstreak Whitecross Green Wood, Oxon 25+
  Black Hairstreak Otmoor, Oxon 8
  Small Copper Otmoor, Oxon 1
  Common Blue Otmoor, Oxon 1♂
  Common Blue Whitecross Green Wood, Oxon 3♂,1♀
  Red Admiral Otmoor, Oxon 2
  Painted Lady Otmoor, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Otmoor, Oxon 5
  Speckled Wood Whitecross Green Wood, Oxon 4
  Meadow Brown Whitecross Green Wood, Oxon 1♂
3rd Jun Large Skipper Bentley Wood, Wilts 2♂
  Grizzled Skipper Stockbridge Down, Hants 2♀
  Brimstone Bentley Wood, Wilts 1♀
  Brimstone Stockbridge Down, Hants 12+♂,5+♀
  Large White Stockbridge Down, Hants 2
  Orange-tip Stockbridge Down, Hants 1♂,1♀
  Small Copper Stockbridge Down, Hants 5
  Small Copper Bentley Wood, Wilts 1
  Brown Argus Stockbridge Down, Hants 2
  Common Blue Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Common Blue Stockbridge Down, Hants 10♂,1♀
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
  Holly Blue Stockbridge Down, Hants 1
  Red Admiral Stockbridge Down, Hants 1♀
  Painted Lady Stockbridge Down, Hants 1
  Peacock Stockbridge Down, Hants 1
  Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary Bentley Wood, Wilts 6♂,1♀
  Pearl-bordered Fritillary Bentley Wood, Wilts 1♂
  Speckled Wood Stockbridge Down, Hants 1
  Speckled Wood Bentley Wood, Wilts 5
  Meadow Brown Bentley Wood, Wilts 1♂
  Small Heath Stockbridge Down, Hants 1
2nd Jun Brimstone Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 2♂
  Brimstone Standlake Common, Oxon 1♂
  Green-veined White Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 1♀
  Orange-tip Standlake Common, Oxon 1♂
  Brown Argus Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 2
  Common Blue Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 5♂
  Red Admiral Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 2
  Red Admiral Standlake Common, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Standlake Common, Oxon 7
1st Jun Small White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2
31st May Large White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
28th May Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
  Red Admiral Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
27th May Grizzled Skipper Ardley Quarry, Oxon 1
  Wood White Bucknell Wood, Northants 50♂
  Brimstone Ardley Quarry, Oxon 2♂
  Large White Ardley Quarry, Oxon 1♂
  Large White Bucknell Wood, Northants 2♂
  Green-veined White Bucknell Wood, Northants 12
  Green-veined White Ardley Quarry, Oxon 7♂,1♀
  Orange-tip Ardley Quarry, Oxon 1♂
  Orange-tip Bucknell Wood, Northants 1♂
  Small Copper Ardley Quarry, Oxon 1
  Common Blue Ardley Quarry, Oxon 17♂
  Common Blue Bucknell Wood, Northants 1♂
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2
  Peacock Ardley Quarry, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Ardley Quarry, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Bucknell Wood, Northants 1
  Small Heath Ardley Quarry, Oxon 1
26th May Grizzled Skipper Lardon Chase, Berks 1
  Dingy Skipper The Holies, Berks 1
  Dingy Skipper Lardon Chase, Berks 2
  Brimstone The Holies, Berks 1♂
  Brimstone Lardon Chase, Berks 1♂
  Green-veined White The Holies, Berks 2
  Green-veined White Lardon Chase, Berks 1
  Small Copper The Holies, Berks 1
  Small Blue Lardon Chase, Berks 2
  Common Blue The Holies, Berks 30♂,2♀
  Common Blue Lardon Chase, Berks 12♂
  Adonis Blue Lardon Chase, Berks 4♂,2♀
  Holly Blue The Holies, Berks 1
  Speckled Wood The Holies, Berks 1
  Small Heath The Holies, Berks 4
22nd May Brimstone Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 6♂,1♀
  Large White Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1
  Small White Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1
  Green-veined White Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 4+
  Orange-tip Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 2♂
  Small Copper Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 3
  Brown Argus Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 2
  Common Blue Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 4♂
  Peacock Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 1
  Comma Garden, Abingdon, Oxon
  Speckled Wood Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 3
  Small Heath Dry Sandford Pit, Oxon 2
20th May Grizzled Skipper Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 11+
  Dingy Skipper Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 14+
  Large White Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 2
  Green-veined White Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 2
  Orange-tip Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 1♂
  Green Hairstreak Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 9
  Small Copper Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 3
  Small Blue Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 2
  Brown Argus Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 25+
  Common Blue Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 5
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
  Small Tortoiseshell Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 1
  Marsh Fritillary Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 90+♂,3♀
  Wall Brown Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 15♂,1♀
  Small Heath Pewsey Downs NNR, Wilts 40+
18th May Dingy Skipper Radley Lakes, Oxon 1
  Brimstone Radley Lakes, Oxon 1♂
  Brimstone Barton Fields, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Large White Barton Fields, Abingdon, Oxon 4+
  Green-veined White Barton Fields, Abingdon, Oxon 10+
  Orange-tip Barton Fields, Abingdon, Oxon 6♂
  Peacock Barton Fields, Abingdon, Oxon 2
  Comma Radley Lakes, Oxon 1
17th May Brimstone Sandford Brake, Oxon 5♂,1♀
  Large White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2♂
  Large White Sandford Brake, Oxon 8♂
  Small White Sandford Brake, Oxon 1♂
  Green-veined White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Green-veined White Sandford Brake, Oxon 8♂,1♀
  Orange-tip Sandford Brake, Oxon 6♂,1♀
  Holly Blue Sandford Brake, Oxon 3♂
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Comma Sandford Brake, Oxon 2
  Speckled Wood Sandford Brake, Oxon 5♂
15th May Brimstone Lardon Chase, Berks 2♀
  Brimstone Cholsey Marsh, Oxon 2♂,1♀
  Large White Lardon Chase, Berks 3♂
  Large White Cholsey Marsh, Oxon 2
  Green-veined White Cholsey Marsh, Oxon 3♂
  Green-veined White Lardon Chase, Berks 1♀
  Orange-tip Cholsey Marsh, Oxon 4♂,1♀
  Orange-tip Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1♀
  Green Hairstreak Lardon Chase, Berks 1
  Small Blue Lardon Chase, Berks 1
  Common Blue Lardon Chase, Berks 2
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2♂,1♀
  Comma Cholsey Marsh, Oxon 2
  Small Heath Lardon Chase, Berks 2
14th May Brimstone Otmoor, Oxon 3♂,3♀
  Green-veined White Otmoor, Oxon 14♂,1♀
  Orange-tip Otmoor, Oxon 12♂,1♀
  Small Copper Otmoor, Oxon 5
  Peacock Otmoor, Oxon 1
  Comma Otmoor, Oxon 1
13th May Brimstone Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 1♂,1♀
  Green-veined White Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 2♂,2♀
  Orange-tip Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1♀
  Orange-tip Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 5♂,1♀
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Speckled Wood Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 2
12th May Small White Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 4+
  Green-veined White Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 1♀
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
11th May Peacock Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 1
10th May Small White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2
  Small White Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 4
9th May Dingy Skipper Rodborough Common, Glos 2
  Large White Whelford Pools, Glos 1
  Large White Rodborough Common, Glos 1
  Small White Rodborough Common, Glos 1
  Green-veined White Whelford Pools, Glos 3♂,1♀
  Orange-tip Whelford Pools, Glos 1♂,2♀
  Green Hairstreak Rodborough Common, Glos 3
  Duke of Burgundy Rodborough Common, Glos 3
  Peacock Whelford Pools, Glos 1
  Speckled Wood Rodborough Common, Glos 2
  Small Heath Rodborough Common, Glos 1
8th May Large White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2
7th May Grizzled Skipper Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon 10+
  Brimstone Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon 8♂,13♀
  Large White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2
  Small White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 3+
  Small White Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon 1
  Green-veined White Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon 5+
  Orange-tip Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon 10♂
  Orange-tip Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2♂,1♀
  Green Hairstreak Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon 1
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 2
6th May Brimstone Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Small White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon
  Small White Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon
  Holly Blue Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 1
  Holly Blue Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
  Comma Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1
5th May Green-veined White Cors y Llyn NNR, Powys 4♂
  Green-veined White Gilfach Farm, Powys 2♂
  Orange-tip Gilfach Farm, Powys 4♂
  Orange-tip Cors y Llyn NNR, Powys 3♂,1♀
  Peacock Cors y Llyn NNR, Powys 1
  Peacock Gilfach Farm, Powys 4
4th May Orange-tip Cors y Llyn NNR, Powys 1♂
1st May Small White Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Green-veined White Otmoor, Oxon 10♂,1♀
  Orange-tip Otmoor, Oxon 6♂,1♀
  Orange-tip Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Peacock Otmoor, Oxon 4
  Speckled Wood Otmoor, Oxon 4♂,1♀
26th Apr Large White Bagley Wood, Oxon 1♂
  Green-veined White Bagley Wood, Oxon 5♂
  Orange-tip Allotment, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Orange-tip Bagley Wood, Oxon 6♂
  Holly Blue Bagley Wood, Oxon 3♂
  Peacock Bagley Wood, Oxon 1
  Speckled Wood Bagley Wood, Oxon 4♂
25th Apr Green-veined White Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 4
  Speckled Wood Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon 3
22nd Apr Brimstone Standlake Common, Oxon 6♂,5♀
  Small White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂
  Green-veined White Garden, Abingdon, Oxon 1♂