Lancashire Butterfly and Day-Flying Moth Sightings

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid Ref. Recorder Comment Image
18 Jun 2021 Dark Green Fritillary 6 Ainsdale NNR Southport SD293105 Richard Ghorbal Freshly emerged. 14728.jpeg
18 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 1 Ainsdale NNR Southport SD292105 Richard Ghorbal Fairly worn. 14729.jpeg
18 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 30 Ainsdale NNR Southport SD292105 Richard Ghorbal
17 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Own garden, Cabus, nr Garstang SD4925446693 Bryan Ingleby 1230pm, bright hot sun, 24 deg C, landed of white PVC window (...)
17 Jun 2021 Large Heath 20 Heysham Moss Heysham SD423610 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun possibly 30-40 on wing.
17 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 8 Heysham Moss Heysham SD423610 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun
17 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Heysham Moss Heysham SD423610 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun possibly 30-40 on wing.
17 Jun 2021 Small White 2 Heysham Moss Heysham SD423610 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun possibly 30-40 on wing.
17 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 3 Heysham Moss Heysham SD423610 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun possibly 30-40 on wing.
17 Jun 2021 Burnet Companion 8 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun .
17 Jun 2021 Common Blue 10 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun ....including 2 females
17 Jun 2021 Dark Green Fritillary 2 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun Very surprised to find 2 fresh males on this site.
17 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 4 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun .
17 Jun 2021 Large White 1 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun .
17 Jun 2021 Mother Shipton 1 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun .
17 Jun 2021 Silver Y 2 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun .
17 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun .
17 Jun 2021 Small White 3 Heysham Nature Reserve Heysham SD406599 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun .
17 Jun 2021 Common Blue 5 Middleton Nature Reserve Middleton SD418590 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun ...including 1 female.
17 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 3 Middleton Nature Reserve Middleton SD418590 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun ...including 1 female.
17 Jun 2021 Meadow Brown 1 Middleton Nature Reserve Middleton SD418590 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun .......my first of 2021
17 Jun 2021 Six-spot Burnet 1 Middleton Nature Reserve Middleton SD418590 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun..my first of 2021 Also saw Emperor Dragonfly.
17 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Middleton Nature Reserve Middleton SD418590 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun ...including 1 female.
17 Jun 2021 Small White 1 Middleton Nature Reserve Middleton SD418590 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun .......my first of 2021
16 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 1 Ewood Bridge Helmshore SD796207 Stephen hollinrake First of year
16 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 1 Ewood Bridge Helmshore SD796207 Stephen hollinrake First of year
16 Jun 2021 Meadow Brown 1 Ewood Bridge Helmshore SD796207 Stephen hollinrake
16 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 1 Ewood Bridge Helmshore SD796207 Stephen hollinrake
16 Jun 2021 Red Admiral 1 Ewood Bridge Helmshore SD796207 Stephen hollinrake
16 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Ewood Bridge Helmshore SD796207 Stephen hollinrake Area been poorly treated, clueless council also destroyed WLH (...)
16 Jun 2021 Small White 4 Ewood Bridge Helmshore SD796207 Stephen hollinrake
16 Jun 2021 Small White 4 Ewood Bridge Helmshore SD796207 Stephen hollinrake
15 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 4 Fordoe Farm Meadow Norden Rochdale SD852156 Gavin Ashworth
15 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 1 Fordoe Farm Meadow Norden Rochdale SD852156 Gavin Ashworth
15 Jun 2021 Silver Y 2 Fordoe Farm Meadow Norden Rochdale SD852156 Gavin Ashworth
15 Jun 2021 Small Copper 1 Fordoe Farm Meadow Norden Rochdale SD852156 Gavin Ashworth
15 Jun 2021 Small Heath 4 Fordoe Farm Meadow Norden Rochdale SD852156 Gavin Ashworth
15 Jun 2021 Silver Y 1 Greenbooth Quarry west area Norden Rochdale SD8515 Gavin Ashworth 14636.jpeg
15 Jun 2021 Small Heath 9 Greenbooth Quarry west area Norden Rochdale SD8515 Gavin Ashworth 14634.jpeg
15 Jun 2021 Wall Brown 8 Greenbooth Quarry west area Norden Rochdale SD8515 Gavin Ashworth 14635.jpeg
15 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 2 Greenbooth Road Norden Rochdale SD856149 Gavin Ashworth 2 Males 14642.jpeg
15 Jun 2021 Small Heath 1 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5307360957 Richard Evans Marshy area bordering fields adjacent to Rigg Lane
15 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 1 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5307360957 Richard Evans Marshy area bordering fields adjacent to Rigg Lane
15 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 2 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5291360891 Richard Evans Top of field adjacent to Rigg Lane. Nectaring on thistles.
15 Jun 2021 Green Hairstreak 2 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5343260188 Richard Evans Duelling with Small Copper by dry-stone wall 14723.jpeg
15 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 2 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5343260188 Richard Evans
15 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5329560198 Richard Evans In extensive marshy area over wall from, and to south of, main (...)
15 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5319360235 Richard Evans In small clearing/wet flush on main path up Clougha, just beyond (...)
15 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 1 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5329560198 Richard Evans In extensive marshy area over wall from, and to south of, main (...)
15 Jun 2021 Small Copper 2 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5343260188 Richard Evans Duelling with Green Hairstreak by dry-stone wall 14722.jpeg
15 Jun 2021 Small Heath 7 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5343260188 Richard Evans Open fell with bracken/thistles
15 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 1 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5329560198 Richard Evans In extensive marshy area over wall from, and to south of, main (...)
15 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 1 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5319360235 Richard Evans In small clearing/wet flush on main path up Clougha, just beyond (...)
14 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore Lancaster SD528602 Steve Graham
14 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 1 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore Lancaster SD528602 Steve Graham Very fresh male my first of the year.
14 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 1 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore Lancaster SD528602 Steve Graham Tatty single on Thistles.
14 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 51 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore Lancaster SD528602 Steve Graham Incredible number mainly nectaring on Marsh Thistle around the (...)
14 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore Lancaster SD528602 Steve Graham
13 Jun 2021 Brown China-mark 1 Darcy Lever Gravel Pits Bolton SD742078 Janice Sutton
13 Jun 2021 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Darcy Lever Gravel Pits Bolton SD742078 Janice Sutton
13 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 1 Calf Hey Reservoir, Haslingden Rossendale SD750223 Kevin Lister male.
13 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 50 Calf Hey Reservoir, Haslingden Rossendale SD752226 Kevin Lister approximate number 14625.jpeg
13 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 30 Grane Reservoirs, Haslingden Rossendale SD761225 Kevin Lister on the hillside on the south side of the reservoirs
13 Jun 2021 Drinker 1 Holden Wood Reservoir, Grane, Haslingden Rossendale SD766223 Kevin Lister 14626.jpeg
13 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 1 Ogden Reservoir, Haslingden Grane Rossendale SD758223 Kevin Lister
13 Jun 2021 Mother Shipton 5 Ogden Reservoir, Haslingden Grane Rossendale SD758223 Kevin Lister No doubt I would've seen many more with a bit of effort 14628.jpeg
13 Jun 2021 Small Heath 24 Ogden Reservoir, Haslingden Grane Rossendale SD761223 Kevin Lister on the hillside on the south side of the res 14622.jpeg
13 Jun 2021 Small Heath 24 Ogden Reservoir, Haslingden Grane Rossendale SD761223 Kevin Lister on the hillside on the south side of the res 14621.jpeg
13 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5336460965 Richard Evans In raised bog area, with much cotton grass
13 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 1 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5336460965 Richard Evans In raised bog area, with much cotton grass
13 Jun 2021 Small Heath 7 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5336460965 Richard Evans In raised bog area, with much cotton grass
13 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 1 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5336460965 Richard Evans In raised bog area, with much cotton grass
13 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290760342 Richard Evans Cloudy with weak sun. Very warm.
13 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 2 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290760342 Richard Evans Cloudy with weak sun. Very warm.
13 Jun 2021 Peacock 1 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290760342 Richard Evans Cloudy with weak sun. Very warm.
13 Jun 2021 Small Heath 1 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290760342 Richard Evans Cloudy with weak sun. Very warm.
13 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 104 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290760342 Richard Evans Cloudy with weak sun. Very warm. Astonishing numbers – seen (...)
13 Jun 2021 Small Copper 1 Ottergear Bridge Quernmore SD5352561127 Richard Evans On Ottergear Bridge
13 Jun 2021 Small Heath 8 Ottergear Bridge Quernmore SD5352561127 Richard Evans On and around Ottergear Bridge
13 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 3 Rigg Lane Quernmore SD5291360891 Richard Evans On thistles in rushy field adjacent to Rigg Lane – observation (...)
13 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5346761337 Richard Evans
13 Jun 2021 Small Heath 1 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5346761337 Richard Evans
12 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 1 Garden at home Cabus, Preston SD4925446693 Bryan Ingleby On Red Valerian, ~23 deg C
12 Jun 2021 Dingy Skipper 3 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD480770 Janice Sutton 14616.jpeg
12 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 3 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD480770 Janice Sutton 14617.jpeg
12 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 5 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD480770 Janice Sutton
12 Jun 2021 Common Blue 1 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans 70% sun, cool and breezy
12 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 3 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans 70% sun, cool and breezy. Males, nectaring on red clover.
12 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 1 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans 70% sun, cool and breezy
12 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans 70% sun, cool and breezy
9 Jun 2021 Common Blue 3 Ainsdale and Birkdale LNR (Ainsdale End) Ainsdale, Southport SD295123 Jack Taylor South of Discovery Centre
9 Jun 2021 Small Heath 9 Ainsdale and Birkdale LNR (Ainsdale End) Ainsdale, Southport SD295123 Jack Taylor South of Discovery Centre
9 Jun 2021 Large White 2 Ainsdale NNR Ainsdale, Southport SD303112 Jack Taylor nr Pinfold pond
9 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 2 Ainsdale NNR Ainsdale, Southport SD295105 Jack Taylor
9 Jun 2021 Burnet Companion 4 Lane Ends Amenity area Pilling SD414495 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby light breeze 23deg
9 Jun 2021 Common Blue 11 Lane Ends Amenity area Pilling SD414495 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 9males 2 females light breeze 23deg 14602.jpeg
9 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 2 Lane Ends Amenity area Pilling SD414495 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby light breeze 23deg
9 Jun 2021 Large White 3 Lane Ends Amenity area Pilling SD414495 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby light breeze 23deg
9 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 5 Lane Ends Amenity area Pilling SD414495 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 3males 2 females light breeze 23deg
9 Jun 2021 Peacock 1 Lane Ends Amenity area Pilling SD414495 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby Looking a bit dishevelled. light breeze 23deg 14604.jpeg
9 Jun 2021 Small White 2 Lane Ends Amenity area Pilling SD414495 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby . light breeze 23deg
9 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 1 Lancs canal Kenlis Garstang SD508437 KathArmstrong and Bryan Ingleby Ver tatty 14601.jpeg
9 Jun 2021 Small Heath 5 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5316361091 Richard Evans Overcast but warm. In wet rush pasture with thistles and (...)
9 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 1 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5316361091 Richard Evans Overcast but warm. In wet rush pasture with thistles and (...)
9 Jun 2021 Peacock 1 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290760342 Richard Evans Overcast but very warm.
9 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 23 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290760342 Richard Evans Overcast but very warm. 14690.jpeg
9 Jun 2021 Brown Silver-line 3 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5314960183 Richard Evans Overcast but warm. In wet flush bracken/rush/thistle mosaic off (...)
9 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5314960183 Richard Evans Overcast but warm. In wet flush bracken/rush/thistle mosaic off (...)
9 Jun 2021 Small Heath 1 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5314960183 Richard Evans Overcast but warm. In wet flush bracken/rush/thistle mosaic off (...)
9 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 4 Birk Bank/Clougha Quernmore SD5314960183 Richard Evans Overcast but warm. In wet flush bracken/rush/thistle mosaic off (...) 14692.jpeg
9 Jun 2021 Common Blue 4 Lune Estuary Footpath Lancaster SD494644 Steve Graham All males. Possibly new colony created following new river (...)
9 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Lune Estuary Footpath Lancaster SD494644 Steve Graham
8 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 1 Prettywood, Heywood/ Bury SD831111 Gavin Ashworth
8 Jun 2021 Large Skipper 1 Lancaster University Lancaster SD486567 Josh Hedley
8 Jun 2021 Common Blue 4 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans Males
8 Jun 2021 Meadow Brown 1 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans First of the year here
8 Jun 2021 Red Admiral 1 Grassendale Liverpool SJ391849 Richard Ghorbal In my garden
8 Jun 2021 Emperor Moth 1 Caton Moor Lancaster SD573639 Steve Graham
8 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 11 Caton Moor Lancaster SD573639 Steve Graham
8 Jun 2021 Mother Shipton 1 Caton Moor Lancaster SD573639 Steve Graham
8 Jun 2021 Red Admiral 1 Caton Moor Lancaster SD573639 Steve Graham My first of the year!
8 Jun 2021 Small Heath 12 Caton Moor Lancaster SD573639 Steve Graham
8 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Caton Moor Lancaster SD573639 Steve Graham All very fresh.
7 Jun 2021 Brimstone 2 Gaits Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Ashley Anderton
7 Jun 2021 Dark Green Fritillary 2 Gaits Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Ashley Anderton
7 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 2 Gaits Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Ashley Anderton
7 Jun 2021 Small White 2 Gaits Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Ashley Anderton
7 Jun 2021 Unlisted 1 Gaits Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Ashley Anderton White spotted sable
6 Jun 2021 Common Blue 4 Grassland near canal Hapton SD7984031981 G McMullan and C Atherton 4 x male
6 Jun 2021 Duke of Burgundy 1 Gait Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Graham Parry In the fenced off area. Sunny and warm. 3pm 14577.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 5 Gait Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Graham Parry In the fenced off area. Sunny and warm. 3pm. Also seen in other (...) 14578.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Gait Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Graham Parry In the fenced off area. Sunny and warm. 3pm.
6 Jun 2021 Speckled Yellow 1 Gait Barrow Silverdale SD484774 Graham Parry In the fenced off area. Sunny and warm. 3pm. 14579.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Common Blue 20 Warton Crag Silverdale SD475737 Graham Parry On the lower slopes.
6 Jun 2021 Dingy Skipper 1 Warton Crag Silverdale SD475737 Graham Parry On the lower slopes. 14581.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Small Heath 25 Warton Crag Silverdale SD475737 Graham Parry On the lower slopes.
6 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 2 Warton Crag Silverdale SD475737 Graham Parry On the lower slopes.
6 Jun 2021 Large White 3 Cheshire Lines Formby, Merseyside SD324093 Jack Taylor sunny but cool breeze
6 Jun 2021 Peacock 1 Cheshire Lines Formby, Merseyside SD324093 Jack Taylor sunny but cool breeze
6 Jun 2021 Red Admiral 2 Cheshire Lines Formby, Merseyside SD324093 Jack Taylor sunny but cool breeze
6 Jun 2021 Large White 2 Cheshire Lines, Moss Bridge one Downholland C.P. Lancashire SD329084 Jack Taylor sunny but cool breeze
6 Jun 2021 Silver Y 7 Cheshire Lines, Moss Bridge one Downholland C.P. Lancashire SD329084 Jack Taylor sunny but cool breeze
6 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Cheshire Lines, Moss Bridge one Downholland C.P. Lancashire SD329084 Jack Taylor sunny but cool breeze
6 Jun 2021 Small White 2 Cheshire Lines, Moss Bridge one Downholland C.P. Lancashire SD329084 Jack Taylor sunny but cool breeze
6 Jun 2021 Common Blue 4 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans All males
6 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans
5 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 1 Northenden,Trans Pennine Trail Manchester SJ8390 John Smith
5 Jun 2021 Peacock 1 Northenden,Trans Pennine Trail Manchester SJ8390 John Smith
5 Jun 2021 Comma 1 Ainsdale NNR Ainsdale SD301109 Pete Kinsella
5 Jun 2021 Common Blue 3 Ainsdale NNR Ainsdale SD301109 Pete Kinsella
5 Jun 2021 Large White 1 Ainsdale NNR Ainsdale SD301109 Pete Kinsella
5 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 2 Ainsdale NNR Ainsdale SD301109 Pete Kinsella
5 Jun 2021 Small Copper 1 Ainsdale NNR Ainsdale SD301109 Pete Kinsella
5 Jun 2021 Small Heath 1 Ainsdale NNR Ainsdale SD301109 Pete Kinsella
5 Jun 2021 Small Heath 2 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5315360845 Richard Evans
5 Jun 2021 Small Heath 2 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290460278 Richard Evans On grass/bracken slope above bog.
5 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 8 Birk Bank Bog Quernmore SD5290460278 Richard Evans All fresh. 2 in private field beyond wall, others close to, and (...)
5 Jun 2021 Common Blue 1 Ottergear Bridge Quernmore SD5353961133 Richard Evans Lots of Bird's-foot trefoil around, so nice to see a Common Blue (...)
5 Jun 2021 Small Heath 2 Ottergear Bridge Quernmore SD5353961133 Richard Evans
5 Jun 2021 Brown Silver-line 3 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5354761389 Richard Evans
5 Jun 2021 Common Blue 2 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5354761389 Richard Evans
5 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 2 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5354761389 Richard Evans Also several unidentified whites.
5 Jun 2021 Large White 2 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5354761389 Richard Evans
5 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 2 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5354761389 Richard Evans Males, still looking fresh.
5 Jun 2021 Peacock 1 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5354761389 Richard Evans Very tatty.
5 Jun 2021 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5354761389 Richard Evans
5 Jun 2021 Small Heath 11 Rushy Lee Quernmore SD5354761389 Richard Evans They seem to love this warm, sheltered valley.
5 Jun 2021 Holly Blue 1 Grassendale Liverpool SJ391849 Richard Ghorbal In my garden.
5 Jun 2021 Small White 1 Grassendale Liverpool SJ391849 Richard Ghorbal In my garden.
4 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 10 Baines Crag Lancaster SD542617 Alasdair McKee Large number of Painted Ladies around the Baines Crag area.
4 Jun 2021 Small Heath 4 Huncoat Colliery Huncoat SD7736731030 G McMullan and C Atherton
4 Jun 2021 Brimstone 1 East Didsbury Mersey Manchester SJ8589 John Smith
4 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 East Didsbury Mersey Manchester SJ8589 John Smith
4 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 1 East Didsbury Mersey Manchester SJ8589 John Smith
4 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 3 East Didsbury Mersey Manchester SJ8589 John Smith
4 Jun 2021 Common Blue 3 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans 14526.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans Very faded and worn.
4 Jun 2021 Small White 2 Miss Whalley's Field Lancaster SD48506203 Richard Evans
4 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 2 Nicky Nook Garstang SD5174048580 Richard Evans
4 Jun 2021 Meadow Brown 1 Nicky Nook Garstang SD5155548727 Richard Evans Didn't expect to see such an early Meadow Brown.
4 Jun 2021 Mother Shipton 1 Nicky Nook Garstang SD5146848791 Richard Evans 14524.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Small Heath 2 Nicky Nook Garstang SD5174048580 Richard Evans
4 Jun 2021 Common Blue 15 Warton Crag LNR Carnforth SD492725 Richard Ghorbal 14535.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Dingy Skipper 3 Warton Crag LNR Carnforth SD492725 Richard Ghorbal 14534.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Grayling 1 Warton Crag LNR Carnforth SD492725 Richard Ghorbal 14537.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 1 Warton Crag LNR Carnforth SD492725 Richard Ghorbal 14532.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Small Heath 40 Warton Crag LNR Carnforth SD492725 Richard Ghorbal 14533.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Warton Crag LNR Carnforth SD492725 Richard Ghorbal 14536.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Holly Blue 1 Longridge- back garden Longridge SD609369 Stephen Griffin Nectaring on buttercup
4 Jun 2021 Small White 2 Longridge- back garden Longridge SD609369 Stephen Griffin Sunny 20C
3 Jun 2021 Painted Lady 1 Grassendale Liverpool SJ391849 Richard Ghorbal In my garden.
2 Jun 2021 Common Blue 1 Milnshaw Park wildflower meadow Accrington SD7535729117 C Atherton Male
2 Jun 2021 Small Heath 1 The Coppice Accrington SD7736929043 G McMullan and C Atherton
2 Jun 2021 Duke of Burgundy 3 Gait Barrows NNR Warton, Carnforth SD484774 James Beattie Also male Holly Blue (1), Small PB Fritillary (2), Brimstone (...) 14505.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Brimstone 1 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny. Male
2 Jun 2021 Burnet Companion 2 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny. 14516.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Common Blue 6 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny 14509.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Dingy Skipper 4 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny. 14513.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Large White 3 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny
2 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 2 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny. Males
2 Jun 2021 Silver Y 1 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny.
2 Jun 2021 Small Heath 2 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny.
2 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 4 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny 14508.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Small White 3 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny
2 Jun 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Warton Crag LNR Warton Carnforth SD496725 Kath ArmstrongBryan Ingleby 21 degrees breezy sunny. Male
1 Jun 2021 Brimstone 1 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD480767 Co
1 Jun 2021 Duke of Burgundy 5 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD483774 Ian Ball At least 5 individuals, very active late morning in the roped (...) 14483.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Dingy Skipper 10 Warton Crag LNR Warton SD483774 Ian Ball Numerous, 10 as a minimum. 14486.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Northern Brown Argus 2 Warton Crag LNR Warton SD493724 Ian Ball Minimum of 2 seen on south facing slopes, in with numerous (...) 14484.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 4 Warton Crag LNR Warton SD493724 Ian Ball 4 freshly emerged individuals. Possible Pearl-bordered also (...) 14485.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Brimstone 2 Marshside RSPB Southport SD354206 Janice Sutton
1 Jun 2021 Common Blue 3 Marshside RSPB Southport SD354206 Janice Sutton Males 14487.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Nettle-tap Moth 1 Marshside RSPB Southport SD354206 Janice Sutton
1 Jun 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Marshside RSPB Southport SD354206 Janice Sutton
1 Jun 2021 Brimstone 2 Sale Water Park Manchester SJ7993 John Smith
1 Jun 2021 Orange-tip 1 Sale Water Park Manchester SJ7993 John Smith
1 Jun 2021 Brown Silver-line 2 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5321560855 Richard Evans
1 Jun 2021 Common Heath 2 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5321560855 Richard Evans
1 Jun 2021 Green Hairstreak 1 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5281560377 Richard Evans
1 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 3 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5287160285 Richard Evans
1 Jun 2021 Small Copper 2 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5321560855 Richard Evans Very fresh - two together. Possibly three.
1 Jun 2021 Small Heath 1 Birk Bank Quernmore SD5321560855 Richard Evans
1 Jun 2021 Duke of Burgundy 4 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD484774 Simon Fenner 3 fresh and 1 worn
1 Jun 2021 Brimstone 2 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD483775 Steve Graham females egglaying.
1 Jun 2021 Brown Silver-line 1 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD483775 Steve Graham
1 Jun 2021 Duke of Burgundy 5 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD483775 Steve Graham At least 5 together in a small area of the roped off section. 4 (...)
1 Jun 2021 Green-veined White 4 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD483775 Steve Graham At least 5 together in a small area of the roped off section. 4 (...)
1 Jun 2021 Small White 1 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD483775 Steve Graham
1 Jun 2021 Speckled Yellow 2 Gait Barrows NNR Silverdale SD483775 Steve Graham
1 Jun 2021 Common Blue 2 Halton ECO Housing Butterfly Bank Lancaster SD514647 Steve Graham Male and female happily flying around at 07:30.