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An 'Exmoor Ponies in Conservation' project

Myers Allotment Fritillary conservation


Butterfly transects 2004

  week 1 week 2 week 3 week 4 week 5 week 6 week 7 week 8 week 9
Large Skipper                  
Dingy Skipper             1 1 2
Wood White                  
Clouded Yellow                  
Brimstone 3 3   9 1   1 1  
Large White             3 1 3
Small White         4 1 11 2 4
Green-veined White         4 2 1   3
Orange-tip       1 6 7 12    
Green Hairstreak                  
Purple Hairstreak                  
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus                  
Common Blue             1 1  
Holly Blue         1   1    
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral                 1
Painted Lady                  
Small Tortoiseshell   1   2 2   1    
Peacock 1 1   6 1   2   1
Comma                  
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary                  
Dark Green Fritillary                  
Speckled Wood     1 2 4 9 9 15 7
Wall                  
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                  
Meadow Brown                  
Total 4 5 1 20 23 19 43 21 21

  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                 1
Large White         1   2   4
Small White 1       1        
Green-veined White     1       2 9  
Orange-tip                  
Green Hairstreak                  
Purple Hairstreak                  
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus   11 4 4          
Common Blue               1  
Holly Blue                  
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral   1              
Painted Lady     1            
Small Tortoiseshell               1  
Peacock             2 8 6
Comma               2  
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary         3 1 4   3
Dark Green Fritillary             1    
Speckled Wood 16 15 11 17   5 5   18
Wall 2               1
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                 1
Meadow Brown     9 26 27 62 75 30 44
Total 19 27 26 47 32 68 89 43 59

  week 19 week 20 week 21 week 22 week 23 week 24 week 25 week 26 Total
Large Skipper                  
Dingy Skipper                 4
Wood White                  
Clouded Yellow                  
Brimstone           1     20
Large White 4               18
Small White     2   1       27
Green-veined White   1             23
Orange-tip                 26
Green Hairstreak                 0
Purple Hairstreak                 0
Small Copper                  
Northern Brown Argus                 19
Common Blue 1 4             8
Holly Blue                 2
Duke of Burgundy                  
Red Admiral 2     1 1 1   2 9
Painted Lady         2       3
Small Tortoiseshell                 7
Peacock         1   1 1 15
Comma 1           1 4 8
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
Pearl-bordered Fritillary                  
High Brown Fritillary                 11
Dark Green Fritillary                 1
Speckled Wood 9 11 20 54 82 43 31 39 411
Wall 3 2 3 1 1       12
Grayling                  
Gatekeeper                 1
Meadow Brown 20 6 2           301
Total 40 24 27 56 88 45 33 46 926