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Species

Flight  Period

Where Seen

Notes

1

Large Skipper

June -July

Widespread


2

Small Skipper

July- August

Widespread


3

Essex skipper

July -August

Widespread

Not as common

4

Brimstone

March -October

Widespread

Long Flight Period

5

Clouded yellow

August -October

Widespread

Migrant, numbers vary

6

Green Veined White

April -September

Widespread


7

Small White

April -October

Widespread


8

Orange Tip

May -June

Widespread


9

Large White

May- October

Widespread


10

Small Copper

May -October

Widespread

In small numbers

11

White Letter Hairtreak

June- July


Sometimes around Elm Trees adjacent to Church Hill

12

Holly Blue

April – May/July – September

Widespread

Two Flight Periods

13

Brown Argus

May/August – September

Widespread

Two Flight Periods

14

Common Blue

May – October

Widespread


15

Chalk Hill Blue

July – September

Widespread

Mainly Old Rifle Range and Church Hill

16

Small Tortoiseshell

March – October

Widespread


17

Comma

March – October

Widespread


18

Peacock

March – May/August – September

Widespread


19

Red Admiral

June – November

Widespread

Migrant, numbers vary

20

Painted Lady

June/August – October

Widespread

Migrant, numbers vary

21

Dark Green Fritillary

June – August

Widespread

Latest addition. First seen on Rifle Range 2012

22

Speckledwood

March – October

Around wooded Areas


23

Small Heath

May – September

Widespread

Numbers have fallen for the last two years

24

Meadow Brown

July – September

Widespread


25

Marbled White

June – July

Widespread

Highest numbers around beech copse on Lankester Hill

26

Ringlet

July – August

Widespread


27

Gatekeeper

July – August

Widespread