(This page was last updated on Tuesday 27th January 2015 05:50pm)
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Birds identified in the reserve

Species

Sighting

Notes

Common Name

Scientific Name

Seen by

Date

Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis Hide Visitor 01/03/09
Freda 28/02/12
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus Graham Huxley 02/12/15 Three birds flew over
Blackbird Turdus merula Andy Slade 01/04/12
Andy Slade 01/04/12
Graham Huxley 26/01/15 Count of 6 birds
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Graham Huxley 08/04/15 Singing male
Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus S.Barker 01/03/94
Andy Slade 05/12/11 Chirping as though it was spring!
Graham Huxley 26/01/15
Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula S.Barker 01/03/94
Graham Huxley 28/10/14
Buzzard Buteo buteo Nick Clarke 01/01/09
Sally Hawksworth 08/04/10 A pair gliding back and forth overhead for several minutes
Canada Goose Branta canadensis John Clifford 19/02/10
Andy Slade 01/08/10
Graham Huxley 26/01/15 Count:14
Carrion Crow Corvus corone corone Hide Visitor 01/05/09
Graham Huxley 12/01/15
Cayuga Duck Canard de Cayuga 31/12/99
John Clifford 19/02/10 Domesticated duck possibly an escapee
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs Andy Slade 01/08/10
Andy Slade 05/08/10
Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita S.Barker 01/03/94
Graham Huxley 03/11/14
Graham Huxley 10/03/15
Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto S.Barker 01/03/94
Hide Visitor 01/02/09
Coot Fulica atra S.Barker 01/03/94
Marion Slade 04/04/10 Sitting on nest
Graham Huxley 02/02/15 Walking on the ice covered surface
Graham Huxley 08/04/15 Nest building
Geoff Stringer 14/04/15 2 Adults plus 4 Chicks
Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo S.Barker 01/03/94
Graham Huxley 12/01/15
Graham Huxley 05/01/16 4 flying over
Dunnock Prunella modularis S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 BAP NRS
Graham Huxley 26/01/15
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris J&P Clarke 25/03/08
J&P Clarke 25/03/08
Graham Huxley 17/01/15
Gadwall Anas strepera Graham Huxley 06/04/17 A pair
Garganey Anas querquedula Graham Huxley 14/04/15 1 male, flew in at 13:30 hrs. and started to feed at once
Goldcrest Regulus regulus Hide Visitor 01/04/08
Graham Huxley 06/10/14
Graham Huxley 26/01/15
Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis Hide Visitor 01/12/09
Graham Huxley 10/01/15
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major J&P Clarke 25/03/08
Graham Huxley 30/12/14
Great Tit Parus major S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 25/03/08
Graham Huxley 02/02/15
Green Woodpecker Picus viridis S.Barker 01/03/94
John Carter 22/12/12
Graham Huxley 17/10/14
Graham Huxley 02/02/15
Greenfinch Carduelis chloris S.Barker 01/03/94
J.Clarke 19/03/08
Graham huxley 10/03/15 Singing male
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea S.Barker 01/03/94
Nick Clarke 01/01/09 Cold Weather
Graham Huxley 28/01/15 Flew in
mopapplewick 09/07/17
Marion Slade 31/08/17 Standing in water in front of irises.
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea Graham Huxley 12/11/15 1 male feeding on bank side mud
Greylag Goose Anser anser J&P Clarke 25/03/08
Hide Visitor 01/03/10
Graham Huxley 25/02/15 One bird only
Graham Huxley 30/03/16 Two birds
Graham Huxley 01/05/16 Group of 7 birds
Herring Gull Larus argentatus Graham Huxley 17/03/15 Adult in summer plumage, landed on the water.
House Martin Delichon urbica S.Barker 01/03/94
Hide Visitor 01/05/09
House Martin Delichon urbicum Graham Huxley 25/05/15 With Sand Martin flock, high over the Reserve
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 31/12/99
Hide Visitor 01/12/10
Jackdaw Corvus monedula 31/12/99
Hide Visitor 01/03/09
Jay Garrulus glandarius Yolande Yates 04/02/09
John Carter 30/03/13
Graham Huxley 18/07/15
mopapplewick 09/07/17
Kestrel Falco tinnunculus S.Barker 01/03/94
Graham Huxley 30/12/14
Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 31/12/99
Hide Visitor 01/10/10 Seen twice this year
Graham Huxley 07/10/15
Lesser Blackbacked Gull Larus fuscus Hide Visitor 01/08/10
Graham Huxley 27/10/14 Circa 20 flying over
Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret Graham Huxley 01/10/15 Flock of 10
Litle Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis S.Barker 01/03/94
John Carter 30/03/13
Graham Huxley 13/06/15 Three birds
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus S.Barker 01/03/94
John Carter 21/12/12
Graham Huxley 28/01/15 Party of 4 birds
Magpie Pica pica Hide Visitor 01/01/09
Graham Huxley 10/01/15
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 25/03/08
Graham Huxley 02/02/15
Graham Huxley 08/04/15 Confirmed breeding, 1 female with a brood of 12 chicks
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata Graham Huxley 07/12/14
Graham Huxley 07/12/14 1 Male plus 1 Female
Merlin Falco columbarius 31/12/99
John Clifford 13/01/09 Trees on north of reserve
Moorhen Gallinula chloropus S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 25/03/08 NRS
Graham Huxley 17/01/16 Count of six birds
Mute Swan Cygnus olor Andy Slade 06/06/08
Andy Slade 06/06/08 Pair with 6 cygnets
Graham Huxley 14/06/15 One adult bird
Marion Slade 05/11/15 Two adults with single cygnet on lake in the rain
Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 31/12/99
Hide Visitor 01/04/09
Graham Huxley 26/01/15
Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba Graham Huxley 28/01/15
Pochard Aythya ferina S.Barker 01/03/94
Graham Huxley 30/12/14
Graham Huxley 26/01/15 A pair
Graham Huxley 10/03/15 2 males & 1 female
Raven Corvus corax Graham Huxley 18/07/15 Two
Red Kite Milvus milvus 31/12/99
Hide Visitor 14/11/10
Geoff Stringer 17/04/15
Graham Huxley 16/07/15 Drifted over the reserve.
Graham Huxley 11/05/16
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina 31/12/99
Trevor McGill 06/02/10 Photo taken for gallery
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa Hide Visitor 01/03/09
John Carter 30/03/13
Graham Huxley 08/02/15 2 birds
Redwing Turdus iliacus Hide Visitor 01/03/08
Graham Huxley 17/01/15
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus S.Barker 01/03/94
Hide Visitor 01/04/10
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 31/12/99
Rob Prudden 03/04/02
Robin Erithacus rubecula S.Barker 01/03/94
Sally Hawksworth 08/04/10 Just to update the records
Graham Huxley 17/03/15 Count of 9 birds in 1.5 hours.
Rook Corvus frugilegus Hide Visitor 01/03/08
Hide Visitor 01/03/08
Graham Huxley 18/07/15
Sand Martin Riparia riparia Devos 04/01/08
Andy Slade 06/06/08 Several nesting in sand bank
Graham Huxley 07/04/15 Flew over the SSSI nesting site
Graham Huxley 25/05/15 6 feeding high over the Reserve
Siskin Carduelis spinus 31/12/99
Nick Clarke 01/01/09 Cold Weather
Graham Huxley 12/11/15 Flock of 6 feeding in Alder tree and drinking water
Graham Huxley 30/03/16 1 male & 1 female
Song Thrush Thurdus philomelos S.Barker 01/03/94
Hide Visitor 01/08/10
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos Graham Huxley 17/06/15 Singing male
Sparrow Hawk Accipter nisus Graham Huxley 04/01/15
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata S.Barker 01/03/94
Hide Visitor 01/05/09 BAP NRS
Starling Sturnus vulgaris S.Barker 01/03/94
Andy Slade 08/04/08
Stock Dove Columba oenas Graham Huxley 30/11/14
Graham Huxley 06/01/15
Swallow Hirundo rustica 31/12/99
Hide Visitor 01/04/09
Graham Huxley 08/04/15 2 flew over
Swift Apus apus 31/12/99
Hide Visitor 01/09/09
Graham Huxley 02/06/15 1 over the reserve with Sand Martins
Tawny Owl Strix aluco Graham Huxley 29/12/14
Graham Huxley 13/09/15 2 males at dusk
Teal Anas crecca Nick Clarke 01/01/09
Graham Huxley 21/12/14
Treecreeper Certhia familiaris Graham Huxley 31/01/16
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula S.Barker 01/03/94
Sally Hawksworth 08/04/10 Several pairs being bullied by a very territorial coot
Graham Huxley 02/02/15
Andy Slade 03/08/16 Female with several ducklings
Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 BAP
Whitethroat Sylvia communis S.Barker 01/03/94
Hide Visitor 01/05/09
Graham Huxley 16/05/15 Singing male
Wigeon Anas penelope S.Barker 01/03/94
Nick Clarke 01/01/09 Cold Weather
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus andy 22/04/12
John Carter 23/04/12
Graham Huxley 14/04/15
Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 25/03/08
Graham Huxley 02/06/15
Wren Troglodytes troglodytes S.Barker 01/03/94
Hide Visitor 01/02/10
Graham Huxley 27/01/15

Flora identified in the reserve

Species

Sighting

Notes

Common Name

Scientific Name

Seen by

Date

?Tor Grass Brachypodium sp J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Alder Alnus glutinosa S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Annual Meadow-grass Poa annua S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Ash Fraxinus excelsior S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Autumn Hawkbit Leontodon autumnalis S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Bee Orchid Ophrys apifera Graham Huxley 02/06/15 Found by Geoff Stringer (3)
Bittersweet Solanum dulcamara S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Black Medick Medicago lupulina S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Bracket fungus Trametes gibbosa 31/12/99
J.W.Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Bramble Rubus fruticosus agg S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Bristly Oxtongue Picris echioides S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Brooklime Veronica beccabunga S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Broom Cytisus scoparius S.Barker 01/03/94
J.Clarke 19/03/08
Bulrush Typha latifolia S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Celandine Ranunculus ficaria J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Cleavers Galium aparinum J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Cock's-foot Dactylis glomerata S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Coltsfoot Tussilago farfara S.Barker 01/03/94
J.Clarke 19/03/08
Common Comfrey Symphytum officinale S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Common Mouse-ear Cerastium holosteoides J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Common Nettle Urtica dioica S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Common Ragwort Senecio jacobaea S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Common toadflax Linaria vulgaris J & M Clifford 22/07/12
Cow Parsley Anthriscus sylvestris S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Creeping Buttercup Ranunculus repens S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Creeping Cinquefoil Potentilla reptans J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Creeping Thistle Cirsium arvense S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Daisy Bellis perennis S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Dandelion Taraxacum officinale agg S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Dog Rose Rosa canina agg S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Dog's Mercury Mercurialis perennis 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Dove's-foot Cranes-bill Geranium molle S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Early Dog-violet Viola reichenbachiana J.Clarke 19/03/08
J.Clarke 19/03/08
English Elm Ulmus procera S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Evening Primrose Oenanthera sp S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 Alien
False Oat-grass Arrhenatherum elatius S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Field Bindweed Convolvulus arvensis S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Field Horsetail Equisetum arvense S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Goat Willow Salix caprea S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Grass Vetchling Lathyrus nissola S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 Uncommon
Great Mullein Verbascum thapsus S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Great Willowherb Epilobium hirsutum S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Greater Plantain Plantago major S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Green-winged Orchid Orchis morio 31/12/99
31/12/99
Grey Poplar Populus x canescens S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 Alien
Grey Willow Salix cinerea S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Ground Ivy Glechoma hederacea J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Gypsywort Lycopus europaeus S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Hard rush Juncus inflexus S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Hedge Bindweed Calystegia sepium S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Hedge Woundwort Stachys silvatica S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Hemlock Conium maculatum S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Hemp-agrimony Eupatorium cannabinum S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Herb-Robert Geranium robertianum J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Hoary Plantain Plantago media J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Hogweed Heraclium sphondylium S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Ivy Hedera helix J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Laburnum Laburnum anagryroides S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 Alien
Lime Tilia x vulgaris S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Lords-and-Ladies Arum maculatum J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Lupin Lupinus sp J.Clarke 19/03/08
J.Clarke 19/03/08 Alien
Mint Mentha sp 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08 needs identifying - near bare ground area 1
Mugwort Artemesia vuilgaris S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Osier Salix viminalis S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Oxeye Daisy Leucanthemum vulgare S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Perennial Rye-grass Lolium perenne S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Perforate St.John's-wort Hypericum perforatum S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Primrose Primula vulgaris J.Clarke 19/03/08
J.Clarke 19/03/08
Purple-loosestrife Lythrum salicaria S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Pyramidal Orchid Anacamphis pyramidalis Graham Huxley 24/06/15
Red Bartsia Odontites verna S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Red Clover Trifolium pratense S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Red Dead-nettle Lamium purpureum J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Red Fescue Festuca rubra S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Ribbed Melilot Melilotus officinalis S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Ribwort Plantain Plantago lanceolata S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Rosebay Willowherb Epilobium angustifolium S.Barker 01/03/94
Andy Slade 26/05/08
Round-leaved Mint Mentha suaveolens S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 Worcestershire rarity
Scentless Mayweed Tripleurospermum inodoru S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Selfheal Prunella vulgaris J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Silver Birch Betula pendula S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Smooth Hawk's-beard Crepis capillaris S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Snowberry Symphoricarpos rivularis J&P Clarke 24/03/08 Alien
Snowdrop Galanthus nivalis S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08 by road hedge
Sone Parsley Sison amonum S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Spear Thistle Cirsium vulgare S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Spotted Medick Medicago arabica 31/12/99
Devos 04/01/08
Stinking Helleborine Helleborous foetidus S.Barker 01/03/94
J.Clarke 19/03/08 Worcestershire rarity
Stinking Iris Iris foetidissima S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Sweet Vernal Grass Anthoxonthum glutinosa S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Sycamore Acer pseudoplatanus S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Tansy Tanacetum vulgare S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Teasel Dipsacus fullonum S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Timothy Phleum pratense S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Traveller's Joy Clematis vitalaba S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Tree Mallow Lavatera arborea S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 Alien
Wall Cotoneaster Cotoneaster horizontalis S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99 Alien
Wavy Bittercress Cardamine flexuosa J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
White Campion Silene alba S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
White Dead-nettle Lamium album J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Wild Angelica Angelica sylvestris J.Clarke 19/03/08
J.Clarke 19/03/08
Wild Carrot Daucus carota S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Wild Cherry Prunus avium S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Wild Onion Allium vineale J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08 Needs comfirming (near hide)
Wild Plum Prunus domestica S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Wild Privet Ligustrum vulgare S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Yarrow Achillea millefolium S.Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 24/03/08
Yellow Iris Iris pseudacorus S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Yorkshire Fog Holcus lanatus J&P Clarke 24/03/08
J&P Clarke 24/03/08

Insects identified in the reserve

Species

Sighting

Notes

Common Name

Scientific Name

Seen by

Date

10 spot Ladybird Adalia 10 punctata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
10-spot Ladybird Adalia 10-punctata Graham Huxley 15/08/15 Mating
2 spot Ladybird Adalia bipunctata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
2-spot Ladybird Adalia 2-punctata Graham Huxley 15/08/15
22 spot Ladybird Psyllobora 22 punctata J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
7 spot Ladybird Coccinella 7 punctata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
7- spot Ladybird Coccinella 7-punctata Graham Huxley 09/08/15
Angle Shades Moth Phlogophora meticulosa S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Assassin bug Himacerus apterus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Azure Damselfly Coenagrion puella S.Barker 01/03/94
Andy Slade 06/06/08
Graham Huxley 11/07/15 Female
Black-tailed Skimmer Orthetrum cancellatum 31/12/99
Andy Slade 06/06/08 North Bank in grass
Graham Huxley 18/07/15 Resting on path
Blue-tailed Damselfly Ischnura elegans S.Barker 01/03/94
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Graham Huxley 24/07/16 One typical male
Brimstone Gonepteryx rhammi Graham Huxley 07/04/15 Male
Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris Graham Huxley 17/03/15 Queen
Capsid bug Capsus ater J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Capsid bug Liocoris tripustulatus J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Comma butterfly Polygonia c-album John Earl 11/09/16 Second generation specimen
Common Blue Butterfly Polyommatus icarus S.Barker 01/03/94
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Graham Huxley 08/08/15
Common Blue Damselfly Enallagma cyathigerum S.Barker 01/03/94
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Graham Huxley 11/05/15
Common Carder-bee Bombus pascuorum Graham Huxley 22/05/15 Female on Lupin flower
Common Darter Sympetrum Striolatum S.Barker 01/03/94
Andy Slade 06/06/08 Updated common name
Common Darter Sympetrum striolatum Graham Huxley 17/10/14
Graham Huxley 27/06/15
Common Flower Bug Anthocoris nemorum 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Common field Grasshopper Chorthippus brunneus S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Cuckoo-spit insect Philaenus spumarius 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Damsel bug Nabis rugosus J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Darkling beetle Lagria hirta 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Dotted Beefly Bombylius discolor H.Green 20/01/00
Andy Slade 06/06/08 Updated common name
Earwig Forficula auricularia 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Emperor Dragonfly Anax imperator S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Graham Huxley 25/06/15 Two
Flea beetle Crepidodera ferruginea 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Flea beetle on Ragwort Longitarsus jacobaeae 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Flea beetle on willow Chalcoides aurea 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Flower beetle Oedemera nobilis J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Flower bug Anthocoris confusus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Flower bug Anthocoris nemoralis J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Gatekeeper Pyronia tithonus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Graham Huxley 01/08/15
Grass bug Leptopterna dolobrata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Grass bug Stenodema laevigatum 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Green-veined White Pieris napi S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Graham Huxley 08/04/15
Green-veined White Butte Pieris rapae S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Ground beetle Pterostichus madidus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Ground bug Scolopostethus thomsoni 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Groundhopper Tetrix undulata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Harlequin Ladybird Harmonia axyridis 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Holly Blue Celastrina argiolus Graham Huxley 08/08/15
Honey Bee Apis mellifera 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Hoverfly Platycheirus scambus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Kidney Spot Ladybird Chilocorus renipustulatu 31/12/99
Devos 04/01/08
Large White Pieris brsssicae Graham Huxley 18/07/15
Large froghopper Aphrophora alni 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Large hoverfly Volucella zonaria 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08 Notable species
Leaf beetle Phyllodecta laticollis 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Leafhopper Eupteryx aurata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Leafhopper Oncopsis flavicollis J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Litter beetle Brachypterus glaber 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Marbled White Melanargia galathea 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Graham Huxley 02/07/15
Meadow Brown Maniola jurtina 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Graham Huxley 25/06/15
Meadow Grasshopper Chorthippus parallelus S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Micromoth Carcina quercana 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Migrant Hawker Aeshna mixta S.Barker 01/03/94
Graham Huxley 17/10/14 2 seen
Moth leaf mine in Horse Cameraria ohridella 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Museum beetle Anthrenus verbasci 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Orange Ladybird Halyzia 16 guttata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Peacock Inachis io 31/12/99
Devos 04/01/08
Graham Huxley 07/04/15
Pine ladybird Exochomus quadripustulat 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Pollen beetle Meligethes aeneus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Predatory bug Rhopalus subrufus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Graham Huxley 11/07/15
Red Underwing Catocala nupta Graham Huxley 09/08/15 Photographed on the side of the Aston Road hide
Red ant Myrmica rubra 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Red flea beetle Sphaeroderma rubidum 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Red-tailed Bumblebee Bombus lapidarius Graham Huxley 04/05/16
Ringlet Aphantopus hyperantus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Graham Huxley 04/07/16
Ruddy Darter Sympetrum sanguineum S.Barker 01/03/94
Andy Slade 06/06/08 Updated common name
Graham Huxley 13/09/15
Silver Y Moth Autographa gamma S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Small Heath Coenonympha pamphilus Graham Huxley 24/06/15
Small Tortoiseshell Aglais urticae Graham Huxley 07/04/15 Scientific name correctred
Small Tortoiseshell Butt Aglais urtica S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Small beetle in ladybird Coccidula rufa 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Small black ant Lasius platythorax 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Small flower bug Orius vicinus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Small ground beetle Dromius linearis 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Small litter beetle Aridius nodifer 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Small predatory bug Orius majusculus J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Small rove beetle Tachyporus chrysomelinus J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Small water beetle Haliplus heydeni 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Small weevil Tychius picirostris 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Small wood boring beetle Hemicoelus fulvicornis 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Soldier beetle Rhagonycha fulva 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Southern Hawker Aeshna cyanea S.Barker 01/03/94
Andy Slade 06/06/08 Updated common name
Speckled Bush Cricket Leptophyes punctatissima 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Speckled Wood Pararge aegeria S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99
Graham Huxley 25/05/15
Spider hunting wasp Ceropales maculata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Springtail Tomocerus longicornis 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Tree bumblebee Bombus hypnorum Graham Huxley 02/06/15 Female (1)
Tumbling flower beetle Anaspis rufilabris 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Very small weevil Catapion seniculus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Weevil Apion assimile 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Weevil Trichosirocalus troglody 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Weevil Tychius melitoti J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Weevil on legume plants Sitona lineatus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
White-legged Damselfly Platycnemis pennipes S.Barker 01/03/94
31/12/99

Miscellaneous identified in the reserve

Species

Sighting

Notes

Common Name

Scientific Name

Seen by

Date

(Agapeta hamana) Agapeta hamana Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Agriphila geniculea) Agriphila geniculea Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Agriphila straminella) Agriphila straminella Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Agriphila tristella) Agriphila tristella Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Celypha lacunana) Celypha lacunana Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Chrysoteuchia culmella) Chrysoteuchia culmella Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Cochylis dubitana) Cochylis dubitana Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Eudonia mercurella) Eudonia mercurella Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Helcystogramma rufescens) Helcystogramma rufescens Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Perinephela lancealis) Perinephela lancealis Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Scoparia subfusca) Scoparia subfusca Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Udea olivalis) Udea olivalis Jon Brock 09/08/13
(Udea prunalis) Udea prunalis Jon Brock 09/08/13
Ash-grey Slug Limax cinereoniger 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Badger Meles meles S Barker 01/03/94
J&P Clarke 25/03/08 Sett
Barred Yellow Cidaria fulvata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Beautiful Hook-tip Laspeyria flexula Jon Brock 09/08/13
Bird-cherry Ermine Yponomeuta evonymella Jon Brock 09/08/13
Blue-bordered Carpet Plemyria rubiginata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Brimstone Moth Opisthograptis luteolata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua fimbriata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Brown Long-eared Bat Plecotus auritus Graham Huxley 04/05/16 Landed on the Aston Road gate at 1518 hrs. Allowed very close approach.
Brown-lipped Snail Cepaea nemoralis J&P Clarke 25/03/08
J&P Clarke 25/03/08
Buff Arches Habrosyne pyritoides Jon Brock 09/08/13
Buff Ermine Spilosoma luteum Jon Brock 09/08/13
Buff-tip Phalera bucephala Jon Brock 09/08/13
Cellar Glass Snail Oxychilus cellarius 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Chinese Character Cilix glaucata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Clouded Silver Lomographa temerata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Common Emerald Hemithea aestivaria Jon Brock 09/08/13
Common Footman Eilema lurideola Jon Brock 09/08/13
Common Mole Talpa europaea Graham Huxley 17/03/15 Male
Common Pipistrelle Pipistrellus pipistrellus Graham Huxley 09/05/15 Seen at dusk
Common Pug Eupithecia vulgata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Common Rustic Mesapamea secalis Jon Brock 09/08/13
Common Spangle gall Neuroterus quercusbaccar 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Common Wainscot Mythimna pallens Jon Brock 09/08/13
Common White Wave Cabera pusaria Jon Brock 09/08/13
Coronet Craniophora ligustri Jon Brock 09/08/13
Dark Arches Apamea monoglypha Jon Brock 09/08/13
Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix Pandemis heparana Jon Brock 09/08/13
Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet Xanthorhoe ferrugata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Dingy Footman Eilema griseola Jon Brock 09/08/13
Door Snail Clausilia bidentata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Double Square-spot Xestia triangulum Jon Brock 09/08/13
Dun-bar Cosmia trapezina Jon Brock 09/08/13
Dusky Slug Arion subfuscus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Dusky Thorn Ennomos fuscantaria Jon Brock 09/08/13
Emmelina monodactyla Emmelina monodactyla Jon Brock 09/08/13
Erineum gall on lime Eriophyes leiosoma 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Erinium gall on Walnut l Aceria erineus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Erinium gall on sycamore Aceria pseudoplatani 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Fairies Bonnets Coprinus disseminatus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Flame Axylia putris Jon Brock 09/08/13
Flame Shoulder Ochropleura plecta Jon Brock 09/08/13
Fox Vulpes vulpes 31/12/99
Yolande Yates 15/01/11 On the Ashton Road side of the Nature Reserve
Fungus in Ink Cap genus Coprinus micaceus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Fungus on stamens of Cam Ustilago violacea 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Gall on Field Maple Aceria macrochelus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Gall on Ground Ivy leave Liposthenus glechomae 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Gall on Speedwell Jaapiella veronicae 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Gall on Sycamore Aceria macrorhynchus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Gall on Willow leaf Iteomyia caprae 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Gall on alder leaf Eriophyes inangulis 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Garden Orb web Spider Araneus diadematus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Garden Snail Helix aspersa J&P Clarke 25/03/08
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Glass snail Oxychilus draparnaudi 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Grass snake Natrix natrix 31/12/99
Sally Hawksworth 08/04/10 First seen by my friend on the little peninsula near the entrance it hung around for several minutes in the water among the roots giving four of us good views then swam right across the lake
Great Black Slug Arion ater 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Great Crested Newt Triturus cristatus J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Sally Hawksworth 08/04/10 At least half a dozen both sexes visible in shallows near entrance Males silver tail streak very obvious when they moved but no breeding colour on bellies apparent
Great Grey Slug Limax maximus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Grey Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis Graham Huxley 01/08/15 Unwanted alien
Hairy Snail Trichia hispida 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
Harvestman Leiobunum rotundum J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Harvestman Spider Dicranopalpus ramosus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Hawthorn Moth Scythropia crataegella Jon Brock 09/08/13
Herald Scoliopteryx libatrix Jon Brock 09/08/13
Iron Prominent Notodonta dromedarius Jon Brock 09/08/13
Kentish Snail Monacha cantiana 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Large Fruit-tree Tortrix Archips podana Jon Brock 09/08/13
Large Twin-spot Carpet Xanthorhoe quadrifasiata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Large Yellow Underwing Noctua pronuba Jon Brock 09/08/13
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua janthe Jon Brock 09/08/13
Magpie Abraxas grossulariata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Miller Acronicta leporina Jon Brock 09/08/13
Millipede Cylindroiulus punctatus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Mother of Pearl Pleuroptya ruralis Jon Brock 09/08/13
Mottled Beauty Alcis repandata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Mottled Rustic Caradrina morpheus Jon Brock 09/08/13
Muslin Footman Nudaria mundana Jon Brock 09/08/13
Netted Slug Deroceras reticulatum 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Nursery-web Spider Pisaura mirabilis 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Orange Swift Hepialus sylvina Jon Brock 09/08/13
Orchard Ermine Yponomeuta padella Jon Brock 09/08/13
Oyster Gall on Oak Neuroterus anthracinus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Peppered Moth Biston betularia Jon Brock 09/08/13
Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus J&P Clarke 25/03/08
J&P Clarke 25/03/08
Red-barred Tortrix Ditula angustiorana Jon Brock 09/08/13
Reeves Muntjac Muntiacus reevesi Graham Huxley 17/01/16 One
Rosy Minor Mesoligia literosa Jon Brock 09/08/13
Rounded Snail Discus rotundatus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Ruby Tiger Phragmatobia fuliginosa Jon Brock 09/08/13
Scarce Footman Eilema complana Jon Brock 09/08/13
Scorched Carpet Ligdia adustata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Setaceous Hebrew Character Xestia c-nigrum Jon Brock 09/08/13
Shaded Broad-bar Scotopteryx chenopodiata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta Jon Brock 09/08/13
Silk-button Spangle gall Neuroterus numismalis 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Small Fan-footed Wave Idaea biselata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Small Magpie Eurrhypara hortulata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Small Square-spot Diarsia rubi Jon Brock 09/08/13
Small cup fungus Catinella olivacea 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Small hairy bracket fung Stereum hirsutum 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Smoky Wainscot Mythimna impura Jon Brock 09/08/13
Smooth Glass Snail Aegopinella nitidula 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Smooth Spangle gall Neuroterus albipes 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Snout Hypena proboscidalis Jon Brock 09/08/13
Spectacle Abrostola tripartita Jon Brock 09/08/13
Spider Evarcha falcata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Spider Metellina 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Square-spot Rustic Xestia xanthographa Jon Brock 09/08/13
Stoat Mustela erminea Graham Huxley 15/03/15 See just outside the reserve, at the Beckford Silk gate (Ashton Road)
Strawberry Snail Trichia striolata 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
Swallow Prominent Pheosia tremula Jon Brock 09/08/13
Swallow-tailed Moth Ourapteryx sambucaria Jon Brock 09/08/13
Tar spot on Sycamore lea Rhytisma acerinum 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula Jon Brock 09/08/13
Treble Brown Spot Idaea trigeminata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Triple-spotted Clay Xestia ditrapezium Jon Brock 09/08/13
Uncertain Hoplodrina alsines Jon Brock 09/08/13
Very small woodlouse Trichoniscus pusillus 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Water Veneer Acentria ephemerella Jon Brock 09/08/13
Web-spinning Spider Enoplognatha 31/12/99
J.W Meiklejohn 01/07/08
White Plume Moth Pterophorus pentadactyla Jon Brock 09/08/13
White-lipped Banded Snai Cepaea hortensis J&P Clarke 25/03/08
J.W Meiklejohn 16/07/08
White-pinion Spotted Lomographa bimaculata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Woodlouse Porcellio scaber J.W Meiklejohn 15/08/08
J.W Meiklejohn 29/09/08
Yellow Shell Camptogramma bilineata Jon Brock 09/08/13
Yellow-barred Brindle Acasis viretata Jon Brock 09/08/13