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An 'Exmoor Ponies in Conservation' project

Myers Allotment Fritillary conservation


Butterfly transects 2002

  week 1 week 2 week 3 week 4 week 5 week 6 week 7 week 8 week 9
Large Skipper                  
Dingy Skipper                  
Wood White                  
Clouded Yellow                  
Brimstone 7 1       3 1    
Large White           1   2  
Small White     1   3 1 5   2
Green-veined White       2          
Orange-tip     1 4 3     6  
Green Hairstreak                  
Purple Hairstreak                  
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus                  
Common Blue                  
Holly Blue               1 1
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral                  
Painted Lady                  
Small Tortoiseshell 1 4 8       1    
Peacock 14 4   3 3 1 1 1  
Comma       2          
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary                  
Dark Green Fritillary                  
Speckled Wood         5 5 1 1 7
Wall       2         1
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                  
Meadow Brown                  
Total 22 9 10 13 14 11 9 11 11

  week 10 week 11 week 12 week 13 week 14 week 15 week 16 week 17 week 18
Large Skipper                  
Dingy Skipper                  
Wood White                  
Clouded Yellow                  
Brimstone                  
Large White 3   1         3 3
Small White                  
Green-veined White             1 1 7
Orange-tip                  
Green Hairstreak                  
Purple Hairstreak                  
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus       4   1 1    
Common Blue       1          
Holly Blue                  
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral               1 3
Painted Lady                  
Small Tortoiseshell                  
Peacock                  
Comma             4 1 1
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary         4   8   2
Dark Green Fritillary                  
Speckled Wood 7 3 10 8 2 2 12 6 5
Wall                 1
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                  
Meadow Brown       4 14 52 98 80 80
Total 10 3 11 17 20 55 124 92 102

  week 19 week 20 week 21 week 22 week 23 week 24 week 25 week 26 Total
Large Skipper                  
Dingy Skipper                  
Wood White                  
Clouded Yellow                  
Brimstone   1             13
Large White 5 1 3           22
Small White   2     2       16
Green-veined White 3               14
Orange-tip                 14
Green Hairstreak                  
Purple Hairstreak   2   2         4
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus       4   1 1   6
Common Blue                 2
Holly Blue 1               3
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral 1 1             6
Painted Lady                  
Small Tortoiseshell 2               16
Peacock   1       1     29
Comma       1         9
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary                 17
Dark Green Fritillary                  
Speckled Wood 19 17 4 13 30 34 11 10 212
Wall     1           5
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                  
Meadow Brown 60 20 10 6         424
Total 91 47 19 22 33 35 11 10 812