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An 'Exmoor Ponies in Conservation' project

Myers Allotment Fritillary conservation


Butterfly transects 2003

  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     4            
Large White       2 2 2 1   1
Small White       4 4   1 2  
Green-veined White       3     1    
Orange-tip     2 4 4 5 4    
Green Hairstreak                  
Purple Hairstreak                  
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus                  
Common Blue                 1
Holly Blue               1 1
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral                  
Painted Lady                  
Small Tortoiseshell   1              
Peacock   1 3   2 2      
Comma   2              
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary                  
Dark Green Fritillary                  
Speckled Wood       4 9 7 6 2 3
Wall               1  
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                  
Meadow Brown                  
Total 0 4 9 17 21 16 13 5 5

  week 10 week 11 week 12 week 13 week 14 week 15 week 16 week 17 week 18
Large Skipper                  
Dingy Skipper   1              
Wood White                  
Clouded Yellow                  
Brimstone                  
Large White   1 1 4 6 3 6 2 3
Small White     1 4 1        
Green-veined White           1 12 5 7
Orange-tip                  
Green Hairstreak                  
Purple Hairstreak                  
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus   7 6 3 5 2      
Common Blue 1 1     1     1  
Holly Blue                  
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral         1 1     2
Painted Lady       2          
Small Tortoiseshell                  
Peacock             2 8 6
Comma     1 1 1        
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary         7 2   2  
Dark Green Fritillary                  
Speckled Wood 4 23 9 12 16 12 9 18  
Wall                 1
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                  
Meadow Brown   2 15 40 86 105 76 96 64
Total 5 35 33 66 124 126 105 132 82

  week 19 week 20 week 21 week 22 week 23 week 24 week 25 week 26 Total
Large Skipper                  
Dingy Skipper                 1
Wood White                  
Clouded Yellow                  
Brimstone                 4
Large White 5 3   1   2 1   46
Small White   3             20
Green-veined White                 29
Orange-tip                 19
Green Hairstreak                 0
Purple Hairstreak                 0
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus                 23
Common Blue                 5
Holly Blue                 0
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral     1 1 3 2 11 1 23
Painted Lady             1   3
Small Tortoiseshell   2   1   1     5
Peacock 1               25
Comma       3 3 2 1   14
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary                 11
Dark Green Fritillary                  
Speckled Wood   35 38 61 75 50 35 33 461
Wall                 1
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                  
Meadow Brown 17 5 2           508
Total 23 48 41 67 81 57 49 34 1198