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1st

Reported by Francis Farrow

Large White

Small Tortoiseshell

Large Skipper

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Silver Y

Keeled Skimmer

2nd

 Reported by Mark Clements

Reed Warbler

Chiffchaff

Whitethroat

Blackcap

Pied Wagtail

Common Buzzard (2)

Sparrowhawk

Green Woodpecker (2 juvs)

Bullfinch

Essex Skipper

Speckled Wood

Painted Lady

Small Tortoiseshell

Large White

Green-veined White

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Red Admiral

Comma

Common Blue

Brown Hawker (Sheringham side)

Southern Hawker

Emperor Dragonfly

Common Darter

Keeled Skimmer

Broad-bodied Chaser

Azure Damselfly

Large Red Damselfly

Blue-tailed Damselfly

Banded General

Hoverfly Volucellla zonaria

Ochreous Pearl

Inlaid Grass-veneer

Silver-y


also reported by Francis Farrow

Swift

Cinnabar Moth

Emerald Damselfly

Smooth Newt

3rd

 Reported by Francis Farrow

Reed Warbler

Treecreeper (2)

Nuthatch

Common Buzzard

Muntjac (2)

Comma

Red Admiral

Large White

Small White

Speckled Wood

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Large Skipper

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Five-spot Burnet

Silver Y

Emperor Dragonfly

Four-spotted Chaser

Common Darter

Keeled Skimmer

Azure Damselfly

Large Red Damselfly

Blue-tailed Damselfly

Pond Pirate Spider Pirata piraticus

4th

 Reported by Francis Farrow

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Small Tortoiseshell

Purple Hairstreak

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Essex Skipper

Southern Hawker

Harlequin Ladybird (var. conspicua)

Muntjac

Grey Squirrel

5th

  Reported by Mark Clements

Chiffchaff

Blackcap

Bullfinch

Green Woodpecker

Great-spotted Woodpecker

Swallow

Sand Martin

Whitethroat

Reed Warbler

Reed Bunting

Common Buzzard

Sparrowhawk

White-letter Hairstreak (4 possibly 5)

White Admiral

Gatekeeper

Green-veined White

Ringlet

Essex Skipper

Meadow Brown

Large White

Small Tortoiseshell

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Peacock

Comma

Common Blue

Speckled Wood

Cinnabar (moth+caterpillars)

Silver-y

Five-spot Burnet

Lesser Cream Wave

Inlaid Grass-Veneer

Emerald Damselfly

Large Red Damselfly

Azure Damselfly

Emperor Dragonfly

Keeled Skimmer

Southern Hawker

Muntjac

6th

  Reported by Francis Farrow

Reed Warbler

Reed Bunting

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Speckled Wood

Red Admiral

Small Skipper

Soldier Fy: Banded General

7th

  Reported by Francis Farrow

Red Kite (heading east)

Green Woodpecker

Nuthatch

Reed Warbler

White-letter Hairstreak

Purple Hairstreak

White Admiral

Comma

Large White

Small White

Green-veined White

Speckled Wood

Meadow Brown

Ringlet

Small Copper

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Essex Skipper

Cinnabar moth and caterpillars

Emperor Dragonfly

Keeled Skimmer

Emerald Damselfly

Large Red Damselfly

Azure Damselfly

Soldier Fly: Banded General Stratiomys potamida

Sand-tailed Digger Wasp Cerceris arenaria


also reported by John Furse:

Hoverfly Chrysotoxum festivum

 8th

 Reported by Francis Farrow

Great-spotted Woodpecker (2)

Reed Bunting

Blackcap

Reed Warbler

White-letter Hairstreak

Purple Hairstreak

White Admiral

Comma

Large White

Small White

Green-veined White

Speckled Wood

Meadow Brown

Ringlet

Small Copper

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Essex Skipper

Rosy Tabby Endotricha flammealis

Snout

Emperor Dragonfly

Keeled Skimmer


also reported by John Furse:

Banded General

9th

 N/A  

10th

Reported by Mark Clements

Chiffchaff

Swift

Sparrowhawk

Oystercatcher (2 south)

Common Gull (6 west)

Green Woodpecker

Whitethroat

Blackcap

Red-legged Partridge

Song Thrush

Ringlet

Large White

Small Skipper

Green-veined White

Essex Skipper

Gatekeeper

Speckled Wood

Small White

Meadow Brown

Clouded Border

Five-spot Burnet

Muntjac  

11th

Reported by Francis Farrow

Sparrowhawk

Green Woodpecker (2 juvs)

Great-spotted Woodpecker

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Gatekeeper

Small White

Green-veined White

Large White

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Five-spot Burnet

Muntjac

Grey Squirrel   

12th

 Reported by Mark Clements

Reed Warbler

Reed Bunting

Chiffchaff

Whitethroat

Blackcap

Green Woodpecker

Linnet

Essex Skipper

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Green-veined White

Small Copper

Common Blue

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

White-letter Hairstreak (1)

Gatekeeper

Small White

Common Carpet

Silver-y

Diamond Back

Keeled Skimmer

Emperor Dragonfly

Orange Ladybird

Adder (1f)


also reported by Francis Farrow:

Hoverfly Scaeva pyrastri

Canary-grass  Phalaris canariensis

Reed Canary-grass P. arundinacea

Himalayan Balsam

Broad-leaved Everlasting Pea

13th

  Reported by Francis Farrow

Muntjac

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Gatekeeper

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Essex Skipper

Speckled Wood

Small Tortoiseshell

Comma

Purple Hairstreak

Small Copper

Large White

Small White

Green-veined White

Clouded Border

Hornet Hoverfly Volucella zonaria

Emperor Dragonfly

Keeled Skimmer

14th

Reported by Francis Farrow

(Butterfly Conservation: Norfolk Branch visit)

Buzzard (2)

Reed Warbler

Chiffchaff

Whitethroat

Cormorant (3 east)

Adder (2)

Common Lizard

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Gatekeeper

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Essex Skipper

Speckled Wood

Small Tortoiseshell

Comma

Silver-washed Fritillary (3)

Holly Blue (2)

Purple Hairstreak

White-letter Hairstreak

Small Copper

Large White

Small White

Green-veined White

Emperor Dragonfly

Brown Hawker

Banded Demoiselle

Keeled Skimmer

15th

  Reported by Mark Clements

Chiffchaff

Whitethroat

Common Buzzard (2)

Sparrowhawk

Blackcap

Nuthatch

Cormorant (3 south)

Bullfinch

Swallow

Swift

Grey Heron

Marsh Tit

Reed Warbler

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Common Blue

Holly Blue

Brimstone (3)

Comma

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Small White

Large White

Green-veined White

Gatekeeper

Red Admiral

Small Tortoiseshell

Small Copper

White-letter Hairstreak (3)

Purple Hairstreak

Silver-washed Fritillary

Speckled Wood

Five-spot Burnet

Silver-y

Emperor Dragonfly

Common Darter

Southern Hawker

Keeled Skimmer

Small Red-eyed Damselfly

Common Lizard

Grass Snake

Muntjac  

16th

 Reported by Francis Farrow

Common Buzzard (3)

Reed Warbler

Whitethroat (juv)

Swallow

Swift

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Holly Blue

Comma

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Small White

Green-veined White

Gatekeeper

Red Admiral

Purple Hairstreak

Speckled Wood

Five-spot Burnet

Silver-y

Lesser Cream Wave

Emperor Dragonfly

Keeled Skimmer

17th

 Reported by Francis Farrow  

Reed Warbler

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Holly Blue

Comma

Large Skipper

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Small White

Green-veined White

Gatekeeper

Peacock

Speckled Wood

Five-spot Burnet

Silver-y

Emperor Dragonfly

Dioecious Sedge


also reported by John Furse:

Bog Pimpernel

Mother of Pearl moth

18th

 Reported by Francis Farrow

Red Kite (west)

Linnet (2)

Whitethroat

Small Tortoiseshell

Comma

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Small Skipper

Essex Skipper

Gatekeeper

Green-veined White

Small White

Small Copper

Five-spot Burnet

Six-spot Burnet

Silver Y

Keeled Skimmer

Tunnel-web Spider Agelena labyrinthica

Field Grasshopper

Sneezewort

Dodder  

19th

 Reported by Mark Clements

Whitethroat

Chiffchaff

Reed Warbler

Blackcap

Green Woodpecker

Mallard (5)

Kestrel

Common Buzzard

Gatekeeper

Large Skipper

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Green-veined White

Small White

Large White

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Peacock

Comma

Common Blue

White-letter Hairstreak

Purple Hairstreak

Small Copper

Red Admiral

Five-spot Burnet

Pearl Grass-veneer

Small Fan-footed Wave

Silver-y

Emperor Dragonfly

Brown Hawker

Southern Hawker

Keeled Skimmer  


also reported by Francis Farrow:

Sparrowhawk (m/f)

Holly Blue

Brimstone moth

Sharp-tailed Bee Coelioxys conoidea (?)

20th

 Reported by Francis Farrow

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Gatekeeper

Large White

Small White

Green-veined White

Holly Blue

Common Blue

Small Copper

Purple Hairstreak

Small Skipper

Essex Skipper

Speckled Wood

Comma

Hoverfly Volucella inanis

Hoverfly Volucella pelucens   

Brown-footed Leafcutter Bee Megachile versicolor

21st

  Reported by Mark Clements

Common Buzzard (5)

Reed Warbler

Chiffchaff

Whitethroat

Blackcap

Bullfinch

Sparrowhawk

Great-spotted Woodpecker

Green Woodpecker

Marsh Tit

Swallow (8 east)

Brown Argus (2)

Common Blue

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Large Skipper

Small White

Large White

Green-veined White

Brimstone

Gatekeeper

Meadow Brown

Ringlet

Speckled Wood

Small Copper

Peacock

Comma

Red Admiral

Holly Blue

Painted Lady

Purple Hairstreak

Silver-y

Five-spot Burnet

Mint Moth

Keeled Skimmer

Brown Hawker

Emperor Dragonfly

Common Darter

Common Lizard

22nd

Reported by Mark Clements

Reed Warbler

Chiffchaff

Common Buzzard

Bullfinch

Swallow

Swift

Green Woodpecker

Whitethroat

Gatekeeper

Green-veined White

Essex Skipper

Holly Blue

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Peacock

Small Copper

Large White

Speckled Wood

Small White

Small Skipper

Large Skipper

Comma

Common Blue

Purple Hairstreak

Red Admiral

Five-spot Burnet

Silver-y

Keeled Skimmer

Brown Hawker (4)

Emperor Dragonfly

Common Darter

Sexton Beetle


also reported by Francis Farrow:

Banded Demoiselle

Wasp Oxybelus uniglumis

Ornate Tailed Digger Wasp Cerceris rybyensis

Hoverfly Pyrophaena rosarum

23rd

  Reported by Francis Farrow

Reed Warbler

Sparrowhawk (f)

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Gatekeeper

Small White

Green-veined White

Large White

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Essex Skipper

Purple Hairstreak

Small Copper

Holly Blue

Common Blue (4m / 1f)

Small Tortoiseshell

Speckled Wood

Brown Hawker

Keeled Skimmer

Roesel's Bush Cricket var. diluta

24th

 Reported by Mark Clements

Common Buzzard

Chiffchaff

Whitethroat

Reed Warbler

Green Woodpecker

Purple Emperor (f in sallows opposite the pond)

Small Copper

Essex Skipper

Gatekeeper

Green-veined White

Meadow Brown

Small White

Ringlet

Large White

Comma

Purple Hairstreak

Speckled Wood

Holly Blue

Small Skipper

Large Skipper

Common Blue

Red Admiral

Peacock

Forester

Dark Fleabane Neb

Silver-y

Five-spot Burnet


also reported by Francis Farrow:

Moorhen (2 ad /2 young)

Hoverfly Eristalinus sepulchralis

Emperor Dragonfly

Brown Hawker

25th

 Reported by Francis Farrow

Purple Hairstreak

Speckled Wood

Green-veined White

Small White

Large White

Meadow Brown

Ringlet

Gatekeeper

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Red Admiral

Comma

Emperor Dragonfly

Brown Hawker

Common Darter

26th

 Reported by Mark Clements

Reed Warbler

Chiffchaff

Green Woodpecker

Whitethroat

Common Buzzard

Purple Emperor

Gatekeeper

Ringlet

Meadow Brown

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Large Skipper

Green-veined White

Large White

Small White

Small Copper

Painted Lady

Speckled Wood

Common Blue

Holly Blue

Brimstone

Purple Hairstreak

Small Tortoiseshell

Comma

Southern Hawker

Migrant Hawker

Brown Hawker

Common Darter

Keeled Skimmer

Golden Argent

Silver-y

Mint Moth  


also reported by Francis Farrow:

Red Bartsia Bee Melitta tricincta

27th

  Reported by Mark Clements

Chiffchaff

Reed Warbler

Whitethroat

Common Buzzard

Sparrowhawk

Treecreeper

Marsh Tit

Green Woodpecker

Great-spotted Woodpecker

Gatekeeper

Essex Skipper

Meadow Brown

Green-veined White

Small Copper

Small Skipper

Small White

Large White

Ringlet

Common Blue

Large Skipper

Speckled Wood

Comma

Purple Hairstreak

Holly Blue

Small Tortoiseshell

Mint moth

Silver-y

Dingy Footman

Banded General

Adder (young)


also reported by Francis Farrow:

Purple Emperor

Silver-washed Fritillary

Painted Lady

Red Admiral

Brimstone

Oak Eggar

Brown Hawker

Emperor Dragonfly

Grass Snake

Muntjac

28th

Reported by Francis Farrow

Adder

Red Admiral

Common Blue

Small Copper

Small White

Green-veined White

Large White

Meadow Brown

Ringlet

Gatekeeper

Small Skipper

Speckled Wood

Harebell

29th

  N/A

30th

  Reported by Mark Clements

Common Buzzard

Great-spotted Woodpecker

Whitethroat

Chiffchaff

Green Woodpecker

Silver-washed Fritillary (at least 2 possibly 3)

Peacock

Painted Lady

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Large Skipper

Green-veined White

Large White

Small White

Meadow Brown

Ringlet

Speckled Wood

Gatekeeper

Common Blue

Holly Blue

Comma

Small Copper

Purple Hairstreak

Common Darter

Emperor Dragonfly


also reported by Francis Farrow:

Common Lizard

Migrant Hawker

Keeled Skimmer

Hoverfly Eristalis nemorum

31st

 Reported by Francis Farrow

Bullfinch

Silver-washed Fritillary (f)

Peacock

Red Admiral

Brimstone

Essex Skipper

Small Skipper

Green-veined White

Large White

Small White

Meadow Brown

Ringlet

Speckled Wood

Gatekeeper

Common Blue

Holly Blue

Comma

Small Copper

Purple Hairstreak

Common Darter

Southern Hawker

Brown Hawker

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