Rank Full name Species total Last updated on Latest addition Age
1 Jonty Denton 12399 24th December, 2016 8.9. Conopeum seurati, Idotea chelipes, Melita palmata, Lekanesphaera hookeri, Praunus flexuosus, Lepidochitona cinereus, Hydrobia ventrosa, Haminoea navicula, Abra tenuis, Ascidiella aspersa, Tubificoides pseudogaster, Aphelochaeta marioni, Gilkcker lagoon. 30.8 Eupteryx filicum, Cacopsylla pulchella, Bruchidius siliquastri (new for Kent?) Greenwich Park gardens. 25.8 Aguriahana stellulata, Tunbridge Wells. Eastney Hants 15.8 Sigara selecta (new for Hants?), Bruchus luteicornis (New for Britain) , 17.8 Hoddesden , Heringia senilis (new for Herts?) Eastney , Hants, Corticarina curta, Phibalapteryx virgata, Pyrrhia umbra, Amphipoea fucosa, Nyctobrya muralis, Platytes alpinella, Agriphila selasella, Pediasia aridella, Litoligia literosa. 9/8 Hieracium brittanicum, Peaks, Ulmus plotii, Notts. 50
2 David Gibbs 11327 12th October, 2016 Rhagium inquisitor 28/10/15 reared from larvae found in Black Wood of Rannoch 31/3/14; Chestnut Bunting Emberiza rutila Papa Westray, 25/10/15
3 Mark Telfer 7478 9th March, 2017 Cousya nigrata (aleocharine staph), Dinton Pastures, 13.v.2013. Episinus angulatus, Cercidia prominens (spiders det Peter R. Harvey), Nutscale Resr., 29.v.2012. Micrargus herbigradus (spider det PRH), Otmoor, 13.ii.2014. Dilacra lindbergiella (aleocharine staph), Carlyon Bay, St Austell, 9.vii.2009, NEW TO BRITAIN. Meloe mediterraneus (oil beetle), Newhaven, 16.ii.2017. Calodera rubens (aleocharine staph), New Forest, 10.ii.2016. Streptostele musaecola? (snail) NEW TO BRITAIN, Lithobius lapidicola (centipede), Pontoscolex corethrurus (Elephant-tongued Earthworm), Whipsnade Zoo, 7.ii.2017. Eiseniella tetraedra (an earthworm) det. Keith Lugg, Chertsey, 23.iv.2015. Pinnaspis strachani (Lesser Snow Scale), Coccus hesperidum (Brown Soft Scale), Whipsnade Zoo, 16.i.2017 plus Plagiolepis alluaudi (ant) confirmed (1st seen here 28.xi.2011).
4 the late Eric Philp 6878 21st April, 2014 Eric's pan-species list is dated 3rd July 2012.
5 Brian Eversham 6752 9th March, 2017 Catching up on 2016 species, including misc common microfungi, flies and Auchenorhyncha that I should have seen years ago. A few new evening-primroses with the new handbook; Echium plantagineum near Huntingdon; lots of new things on a trip to Orkney, including Mertensia maritime, Ligusticum scoticum, Atriplex laciniata, Polygonum boreale, Lamium confertum, Rorippa islandica, Primula scotica, Euprhasia foulaensis, Carex capillaris, Anaptychia runcinata, the real Peltigera polydactylon with Corticifraga fuckelii, Peziza ammophila, Hydroporus discretus, and the long-awaited Athurdendyus triangularis, Nearer home, a good year for microfungi and aphids, highlights including Myzocallis myricae, Stomaphis quercus, Aphis oenetherae, Chromaphis juglandicola. Also, the centipede Henia vesuviana (in a friend's garden in Cambs), a range of micromoths (all direct searched), Synanthedon flaviventris (gall), Hecatera dysodea (larvae a few weeks after adult), some new mosquitos (Aedes rusticus has some of the finest genitalia I've seen in ages), Chrysotoxum arcuatum, the rather stylish larva of Platycampus luridiventris (sawfly), Roncus lubricus (pseudoscorp), a few common Stenus spp. (lots more to go), Obrium brunneum in Bedfordshire, and Harpalus dimidiatus in Kent. All have (or will soon have) photos on my Flickr pages: https://www.flickr.com/photos/cladoniophile/
6 Nicola Bacciu 6748 7th March, 2017 Mostly catching up with 2016 records. Some new lichens and lichenicolous fungi include Paranectria superba which was a nice find at Cwmystwyth, the nearly invisible Caloplaca lucifuga and Pronectria pertusariicola in the Elan Valley, and Cladonia convoluta at Dolebury Warren. Allolobophora chlorotica (thanks M.Kilner). Reboulia hemisphaerica was a nice looking liverwort at Emsworthy and Winter Aconite naturalised outside a church in North Devon 49
7 Simon Davey 6722 17th November, 2016 Rufous Turtle Dove, Radford's Flame Shoulder, Abia sericea, Andrena vaga
8 Graeme Lyons 6530 30th March, 2017 Lobster, Sea Lemon, Sea Gherkin, Yellow-plumed Sea-lemon and Lobster at the Pound, Holywell, Eastbourne, 28/03/2017. 38
9 Malcolm Storey 6230 22nd August, 2016 Kontikia ventricosa, Melastiza contorta (=M. scotica), Difflugia gigantea, Arcella vulgaris
10 Matt Prince 6142 20th August, 2016 Big spiders, Fen Raft Dolomedes plantarius on the Tennant Canal, and Cardinal Spider Tegenaria parietina at Pershore Abbey, also Opilion parietinus at the latter. Singa hamata and Hippobosca equina near Cadover bridge. Bee-wolf and Megachile maritima at the Maer, Exmouth. 47
11 Richard Comont 6060 24th February, 2017 A load of specimen backlog 32
12 Tony Davis 5993 29th March, 2017 Mainly additions from working through my backlog
13 Steve Lane 5884 4th March, 2017 February 2017 (mainly), 41 additions - Araneae: Bathyphantes approximatus (Bawsey CP), Bathyphantes gracilis (East Winch Common), Cnephalotes obscurus (East Winch Common), Dicymbium nigrum (Holme), Diplocephalus latifrons (Roydon Common), Diplocephalus permixtus (Holme), Erigonella hiemalis (Roydon Common), Gongylidiellum vivum (Holme), Gnathonarium dentatum (Holme), Hylyphantes graminicola (East Winch Common), Lepthyphantes ericaeus (East Winch Common), Lepthyphantes flavipes (East Winch Common), Lepthyphantes tenuis (Holme), Lepthyphantes zimmermanni (Ringstead), Lophomma punctatum (Holme), Macrargus rufus (East Winch Common), Micrargus herbigradus (S. Raynham), Monocephalus fuscipes (East Winch Common), Neon reticulatus (Whitehills Wood), Oedothorax retusus (Santon Warren), Oonops pulcher (Whitehills Wood), Ozyptila atomaria (Bawsey CP), Pachygnatha clercki (Holme), Porhomma pygmaeum (East Winch Common), Robertus lividus (S. Raynham), Savignya frontata (Wicken Fen, Cambs.), Tallusia experta (S. Raynham), Taranucnus setosus (Two-mile Bottom), Troxochros scabriculus (Holme), Walckenearia alticeps (Wicken Fen, Cambs.), Walckenaeria nudipalpis (Roydon Common), Coleoptera: Oxypoda brevicornis (East Bilney), Philhygra terminalis (East Winch Common), Hemiptera: Delphacodes capnodes (Holme), Coranus subapterus (Brandon, Norfolk Aug 2014), Diptera: Stiphrosoma sabulosum (Wicken Fen, Cambs.), Lonchoptera lutea (Wicken Fen, Cambs.),Stilpon graminum (Hilborough) Mollusca: Vertigo moulinsiana (Wicken Fen, Cambs.), Euconulus alderi (Wicken Fen, Cambs.); Hymenoptera: Lasius psammophilus (Holme)
14 John Coldwell 5590 11th December, 2016 Chrysolina marginata. 2014 additions now included, 92 diptera, mainly calypterates, all from Barnsley area. Quite a few chironomids new for 2015. Also Ring-necked Parakeet and a new mammal - Chinese Water Deer (not from Barnsley!) 2016 saw 52 new diptera recorded locally, mainly chironomids, 6 new to Yorkshire. Pipunculus oldenbergi was a large pipunculid found at 2 localites also new for Yorks. A mysterious agromyzid that so far has evaded determination awaits specialist attention. Dusky Thrush.
15 Andrew Cunningham 5217 25th March, 2017 A confused update as winter work overlaps with the staggered (occasional sunny days) start of the field season.
16 William Bishop 5123 2nd January, 2017 19/11 Sterna forsteri (Mistley, Essex). 13/11 Junghuhnia nitida, Platychora ulmi (Heartwood Forrest, Herts) Sitophilus zeamais (Welwyn, Herrts). 30/10 Leptoglossum occidentalis (Welwyn, Herts). 29/10 Rondaniola bursaria, Arthonia pruinata (Panshanger Park, Herts). 22/10 Aster lanceolatus, Sargus bipunctatus, Verbena bonariensis (Hitchin, Herts). 10/10 Prunella montanella. 04/10 Physalia physalis, Aeonium cuneatum, Helichrysum petiolare, Geranium maderense, Osteospermum jucundum, Fascicularia bicolor, Gazania rigens ( St Mary's) 03/10 Porzana carolina (Tresco).
17 Paul Bowyer 5010 30th March, 2017 Macquartia grisea, Scathophaga calida
18 John Martin 4870 6th January, 2017 Cave Spider in the Avon Gorge tunnels in December. 121 additions in 2016 included 5 birds (amazing by recent standards) and a disproportionate 51 vascular plants. Must do more in 2017 on bryophytes, hovers and bugs, at least! My VP list still needs properly updating too.
19 Kev Rylands 4668 30th December, 2016 Slowing down as the days shorten, but a couple of bouts of twitching added Cliff Swallow on Scilly & Siberian Accentor in Yorkshire. A week on Scilly for the annual Smooth Stick Insect dip did allow other new additions such as Pearly Everlasting & Orange Mosscap (Rickenella fibula) on Tresco; a couple of mildews on Bryher; and Rabbit Flea, a silver dolly (Argyra leucocrphala), Black-tailed Bamboo Aphid (Takecallis arundicolens) and a fridge based Radford's Flame Shoulder on St Mary's. Back on the mainland the caddis fly Limnephilus lunatus came to light nr Helston, Common Lime Aphid (Eucallipterus tiliae) was in the local park & the gall midge Hartigiola annulipes was on Beech at Exeter Services, oh and I found a day roosting Clifden Nonpareil at RSPB Radipole in Weymouth, which was nice. 43
20 Tim Hodge 4616 28th March, 2017 01/03 Garden - Scatopse notata 01/03 Horsey - Dolichopus festivus, Dolichopus plumipes, Dolerus niger (specimens 06/16) 02/03 Acle - Cheilosia lasiopa (specimen 06/16) 02/03 Acle - Tapinocyba insecta, Stenus pusillus 04/03 Norfolk - Empis stercorea, Argyra leucocephala, Argogorytes mystaceus, Lydella stabulans, Pamphilius latifrons, Minettia longipennis (specimens 06/16) 05/03 Shotesham - Dolichopus pennatus (specimen 06/16) 06/03 Horsey - Hercostomus nigripennis, Hercostomus aerosus, Hercostomus nigriplantis (specimens 06/16) 07/03 Acle - Dicymbium tibiale (specimen 11/16) 08/03 Brecks - Gonodera luperus (specimen 06/16) 08/03 Martham - Episphaeria fraxinicola 08/03 Acle - Egle ciliata, Sphaerocera monilis, Tenuiphantes mengei, Euophrys frontalis 09/03 Garden - Lispocephala alma, Scathophaga furcata, Muscina levida 10/03 Acle - Psacadina zernyi, Longitarsus gracilis, Planorbarius corneus 11/03 Barton Fen - Thryogenes nereis, Elgiva cucularia, Dichaeta caudata 13/03 Sussex - Donacia semicuprea (specimen 06/16), Royden Common - Hylaeus dilatatus (specimen 07/16), Upton - Tenthredo arcuata (specimen 09/16), Harling - Entomognathus brevis, Nysson dimidiatus, Metopia argyrocephala, Harpactus tumidus, Cerceris quinquefasciata, Urophora solstitialis, Oxyna flavipennis, Tephritis vespertina (specimens 07/16) 15/03 Garden - Enochrus bicolor, Sylvicola punctatus, Phylidorea ferruginea, Voria ruralis (specimens 09/16) 17/03 Mildenhall - Phasia pusilla (specimen 10/16) 18/03 Barney Wood - Peniophora limitata, Cudoniella acicularis, Dolerus nitens, Ceratodon purpureus, Geophilus easoni, Triplax aenea, Lasiobolus macrotrichus, Hymenochaete rubiginosa 21/03 Garden - Phaonia errans (specimen 08/16) 22/03 Horsey - Eutrichapion viciae, Philotarsus parviceps (specimens 09/16), Thurne - Protomyces macrosporus 23/03 Lathraea clandestina, Gagea lutea, Garden - Themira superba (specimen 09/16) 24/03 Acle - Isochnus sequensi (specimen 05/16) 27/03 Woodbastwick Fen - Micaria pulicaria, Anacaena globulus, Oodes helopioides, Sepedophilus pedicularius, Thryogenes fiorii, Zyras collaris, Hebrus ruficeps, Tenuiphantes zimmermanni, Megamelodes quadrimaculatus, Microvelia pygmaea, Quedius balticus 61
21 Seth Gibson 4595 27th March, 2017 23rd - a Herculian battle with the setae on a Tachporus led to the addition of Tachyporus dispar, also the fantastic-looking midge Macropelopia nebulosa. 25th - a couple of common flies, a bee and the tiny but amazing Microvelia reticulata. For my latest sightings check out uigboy.blogspot.co.uk 45
22 Andy Musgrove 4396 27th March, 2017 26th Mar: weevil Protapion assimile at Caistor Fort; 25th Mar: spider Dolomedes plantarius, bug Stenocranus major at Lopham Fen; 23rd Mar: lichen Peltigera hymenina nr Norwich; 45
23 Martin Harvey 4311 10th February, 2015 Finshed checking through the specimens I brought back from last year's Lake District holiday, which included new flies (Chamaemyia sylvatica, Campsicnemus alpinus, Cerodontha denticornis, Oscinella nitidissima, Stiphrosoma laetum) and caddisflies (Odontocerum albicorne, Limnephilus hirsutus). Chamaemyidae was a new family tick! Also added an unwelcome new species from home, the common carpet beetle Anthrenus verbasci - have seen it before loads of times no doubt, but this was the first one I've properly checked and identified. Up to 4,324.
24 Julian Small 4175 25th February, 2017 Spider: Ostearius melanopygius. Bryophyte: Pogonatum aloides. Beetles: Agonum micans, Aleochara sparsa, Amara plebeja and Bisnius parcus. Flies: Coelosia fusca and Stigmatomeria crassicornis. Hymenoptera: Charmon cruentatus, Dapsilarthra apii, Diacritus aciculatus, Dyspetes arrogator, Exetastes adpressorius, Ichneumon albiger/confusor, Microgaster meridiana, Perilissus spilonotus, Pion fortipes, Sussaba cognate and Syrphoctonus fissorius. Louse: Bovicola bovis. Centipede: Stigmatogaster subterranean. Slime Mould: Physarum virescens. Springtail: Brachystomella parvula
25 Nicholas Montegriffo 4092 1st January, 2017 Great Knot, White-winged Scoter, Purple Gallinule, Royal Tern, Siberian Accentor, Radford's Flame Shoulder (Ochropleura leucogaster), Small Whiteface (Leucorrhinia dubia), Aeshna affinis (Blue-eyed Hawker), Bunias orientalis (Warty-cabbage), Equisetum hyemale (Rough Horsetail), Polypodium cambricum (Southern Polypody), Matteuccia struthiopteris (Ostrich Fern), Cystopteris fragilis (Brittle Bladder Fern), Polystichum lonchitis (Holly Fern), Dryopteris expansa (Northern Buckler Fern), Nuphar pumila (Least Water-lily), Urtica galeopsifolia (Stingless Nettle), Atriplex laciniata (Frosted Orache), Moenchia erecta (Upright Chickweed), Persicaria mitis (Tasteless Water-pepper), Polygonum capitatum, Salix pentandra (Bay Willow), Arctostaphylos alpinus (Alpine Bearberry), Saxifraga x urbium (Londonpride), Rubus chamaemorus (Cloudberry), Rubus pruinosus, Alchemilla glabra (Smooth Lady's Mantle), Cornus mas (Cornelian-cherry), Aucuba japonica (Spotted Laurel), Acer rubrum (Red Maple), Lamium hybridum (Cut-leaved Dead-nettle), Lamium confertum (Northern Dead-nettle), Euphrasia rostkoviana, Euphrasia arctica, Inula helenium (Elecampane), Potamogeton coloratus (Fen Pondweed), Potamogeton obtusifolius (Blunt-leaved Pondweed), Eriophorum gracile (Slender Cottongrass), Bromus commutatus (Meadow Brome) 58
26 George Tordoff 4082 5th February, 2017 Last three and a bit months: mostly bryophytes (21 additions) and fungi (25 additions). I've mostly been tetrad bashing bryophytes near home in south-east Glamorgan, rather than chasing ticks, but there have been a few nice surprises along the way: Microbryum rectum, M. davallianum, Rhynchostegium megapolitanum, Phaeoceros carolinianus (new for Glamorgan), Bryoerythrophyllum ferruginascens, Pylaisia polyantha and Tortula protobryoides. 40
27 Neil Fletcher 4054 23rd August, 2016 A couple of nice rarities, but mostly relatively common species if you look in the right places! Starfuit, Mesembrina meridiana (Noon Fly), Oxalis corniculata (Procumbent Yellow-sorrel), Yponomeuta sedella, Adaina microdactyla (Hemp-agrimony Plume), Nemophora metallica, Machinus atricapillus (Kite-tailed Robberfly), Great Knot, Potentilla fruiticans (Shrubby Cinquefoil), Bombus muscorum, Salix myrsinifolia (Dark-leaved Willow), Epilobium brunnescens (New Zealand Willowherb)
28 Stephen Plummer 4027 29th March, 2017 March: Fungi - Tubulicrinis glebulosa; Peniophora cinerea; Peniophora incarnate; Vouauxiella lichenicola; Marchandiomyces aurantiacus; Rigidoporus ulmarius. Plants - Krauss's Clubmoss; Hybrid Black-poplar. Lichens - Cladonia fimbriata; Cladonia ramulosa. Mosses - Polytrichum piliferum; Rhytidiadelphus triquestris. Molluscs - Arion intermedius. Diptera - Hydromya dorsalis; Scathophaga litorea; Sepsis punctum. Crustaceans - Idotea balthica
29 Sally Luker 3721 27th March, 2017 At last - I've made it to 200 birds! Took me long enough... A nice Merlin, which I'd probably seen previously but have never been certain of my ID abilities, so kudos to the birding friends who pointed it out to me.
30 Bill Urwin 3624 7th March, 2017 Despite looking after aged parents taking up most of the second half of last year, I did manage to see some nice things. White's Thrush, Siberian Accentor and Dusky Thrush stand out as birds I have wanted to see for ages. Hopefully 2017 will see me break 4K :-) 64
31 Mark Jackson 3527 29th March, 2017 Psathyrella ammophila - Dune Brittlestem - Forvie Sands, Humpback Whale - Forvie Sands, Sarcoleotia (Ascocoryne) turficola - South of Tain. 51
32 Steven Gale 3419 14th December, 2016 October 2016: Pale-lemon Sallow, Bloxworth Snout, Radford's Flame Shoulder, Oak Rustic (all Dungeness area) 57
33 Mark Skevington 3283 10th January, 2017 Dusky Thrush, Beeley 07/01/2017 48
34 Jeff Blincow 3164 22nd April, 2015 Agonum sexpunctatum at Hankley Common 15/04/15
35 Alan Cawthrow 3075 13th December, 2016 Sibe Acc., Dusky Thrush, Russula nigricans, Collybia dryophila, Vitria crystallina, Macrosiphum euphorbiae. 57
36 David Shute 3071 7th March, 2017 Cobalt Crust (Terana caerulea) Feb '17 56
37 Calum Urquhart 3021 30th March, 2017 29/03- Xantho pilipes (Risso's Crab), Pholis gunnellus (Butterfish), Gobius cobitis (Giant Goby), Spirobranchus triqueter, Spirobranchus lamarcki, Eulalia viridis (Annelids), Cellepora pumicosa (Bryozoan), Idotea pelagica, Idotea neglecta, Idotea emarginata (Isopods). 28/03- Veronica hederifolia (Ivy-leaved Speedwell), Campylium stellatum, Calliergon cordifolium (from 27/03), Azelia nebulosa (Muscid fly), Selaginella kraussiana (Krauss's Clubmoss). 27/03- Ranunculus tripartitus (Three-lobed Crowfoot), Vinca difformis (Intermediate Periwinkle), Lysichiton camtschatcensis (Asian Skunk-cabbage), Veronica filiformis (Slender Speedwell). 25/03- Panolis flammea (Pine Beauty), Anthophora plumipes, Andrena nigroaenea, Andrena thoracica, Nomada fabriciana (bees), Heliophanus flavipes (spider), Longitarsus luridus (flea beetle), Strophosoma nebulosum (Curculionid Weevil- SPECIES 3000!). 19
38 Keith Robson 3007 19th March, 2017 A bird, Dusky Thrush, the best this year so far
39 Sean Browne 2999 5th February, 2017 Brown Shrike, Siberian Accentor, Orca, Dusky Thrush, False Widow Spider and lots of fungi. Whiting and Holm Oak. 60
40 Tim Strudwick 2966 12th November, 2014
41 Christian Owen 2874 18th March, 2017 Boreoiulus tenuis (Millipede) my garden...Parakontikia coxii (Flatworm) from Blackwood, new for Wales?...Ocys tachysoides (Beetle) and Australopacifica atrata (flatworm) Choneiulus palmatus - Millipede from the Beddau Beast site. Melanomma pulvis-pyrius (Fungi). Four Millipedes added in December, finally found Polydesmus coriaceus and Macrosternodesmus palicola, also another two new species for Britain / Metatrichoniscoides celticus and another Woodlouse waiting to be identified (spotted by Mark Telfer) / Lasius umbratus, Hollow Bolete, Parasitic Bolete (@ Bridgend Parc Slip) / Anelasmocephalus cambridgei and Meta menardi @ Castel Coch.
42 Richard Shotbolt 2770 12th February, 2017 Reed Bunting and Bank Vole at Ferry Meadows, Peterborough
43 Sam Thomas 2701 12th December, 2016 Scambus elegans, Haplophthalmus danicus, Primula farinosa, Dryopteris submontana, Boreus hyemalis, Rhamphomyia erythrophthalma, Protoclythia modesta, Platypeza hirticeps, Suillia atricornis, Acalitus brevitarsus, Janetiella siskiyou, Cecidophyes nudus, Ctenocephalides felis subsp. felis 28
44 Stephen Howarth 2689 8th October, 2016 Recent trip to Scotland yielded 48 new species. Among the highlights were Chequered Skipper (my penultimate GB breeding butterfly), Pine Marten, Bottle-nosed Dolphin, Minke Whale, The Saxon, Silver Hook, Satin Lutestring, Northern Damselfly, Woodland Dor Beetle, three new longhorn beetles (including Rhagium inquisitor), Heath Fragrant, Northern Marsh and Small White Orchids and Twinflower. Other recent highlights include Rhinoceros Beetle, Water Scorpion, Palpita vitrealis, Roesel's Bush-Cricket and my first ever new species for Warwickshire, the bee Hylaeus pictipes. 46
45 Barry Warrington 2607 13th September, 2016 Andricus quercuscorticis
46 Dan Hoare 2587 30th August, 2016 Homeosoma nebulella; Coleophora alcyonipennella; Hellinsia carphodactyla; Moth Mullein Verbascum blattaria; Eristalis nemorum; Hornet Robber Fly Asilus crabroniformis; Orthotelia sparganella; Nicrophorus investigator; Bulrush Wainscot Nonagria typhae;
47 Sean Foote 2554 30th June, 2015 Sea Pea, Strangalia maculata, Silky Wainscot, Gelechia nigra, Pammene aurita, Short-toed Eagle, Slender Tare, Dark Crimson Underwing, Splendid Brocade, Lesser Wax Moth, Anarestia lotella, Bee-eater, Phyllonorycter platanoidella, Six-belted Clearwing, Agonopteryx alstromeriana, Anacampsis blatteriella
48 Paul Martin Hill 2534 23rd May, 2015 Micropterix calthella, Atherix ibis, Rhagio notatus and several new hoverflies
49 Graham French 2505 9th October, 2016 Amaranthus hybridus (Green Amaranth)
50 Pete Forrest 2491 28th December, 2016 0
51 Ali(stair) Shuttleworth 2474 30th March, 2017 Trimmatostroma scutellare, Lophium mytilinum, Idotea granulosa, Andrena bicolor
52 Brad Scott 2460 27th March, 2017 Porpidia tuberculosa, Haematomma ochroleucum var. porphyrium, Candelariella vitellina, Luffia ferchaultella, Verrucaria macrostoma, Caloplaca citrina, Toninia aromatica, Pratia pedunculata, Verrucaria calciseda, Caloplaca aurantia, Schismatomma decolorans, Hyperphyscia adglutinata, Rhizocarpon reductum, Caloplaca oasis, Xanthoparmelia mougeotii, Polysporina simplex, Pertusaria coccodes, Parmelia soredians, Pyrrhospora quernea, Musca autumnalis (Face Fly) [Herstmonceux]
53 Adrian Knowles 2446 19th February, 2017 Silpha tristis from Red Lodge, Suffolk - slowly getting to grips with a backlog of indet. beetles! 53
54 Mark Lawlor 2445 24th February, 2017 2439 Agriopis leucophaearia Spring Usher Lepidoptera 2440 Sterna maximus Royal Tern Birds 2441 Zostera marina Eelgrass Plants 2442 Stilbus testaceus Coleoptera 2443 Ischnopterapion virens Coleoptera 2444 Bruchidius varius Coleoptera 2445 Carpophilus marginellus Coleoptera
55 Chris Shortall 2382 22nd December, 2016 2373: Carcinops pumilio; 2374: Dorycera graminum; 2375: Phaedon armoraciae; 2376: Sphaerocera curvipes; 2377: Legnotus limbosus; 2378: Empicoris culiciformis; 2379: Sepsis fulgens; 2380: Heterocerus fenestratus; 2381: Eupelix cuspidata; 2382: Trochosa ruricola
56 Paul Clack 2269 17th January, 2017 January 2016 update. Added 227 species in 2016, mostly plants and fungi. Highlights were mountain ringlet, bog bush cricket and a bunch of nice plants including lesser twayblade, dune helleborine, yellow bird's-nest, pasqueflower, small fleabane, pennyroyal, adder's-tongue spearwort, childing pink and starry clover. 40
57 Danny Cooper 2227 22nd August, 2015 getting the moth trap out in the garden helped me add a few including Larch Pug Eupithecia lariciata Grass Rivulet Perizoma albulata and Bloxworth Snout Hypena obsitalis. The PSL weekend was brilliant, as well as meeting a few fellow listers I added 19 species including Omphlus pubescens. The fishing was good too! Seeing Sally was good as she always shows me things that have been in front of me all along like Nettle Gall Dasineura urticae, then meeting Richard Comont who helped me sort out me humbles and added Southern Cuckoo Bee Bombus vistalis. Few things seen with Mark Whittiker locally and looking forward to a few things in the coming weeks!
58 Clive Washington 2221 27th July, 2014 The sawflies Arge ochropus and Cladius pectinicornis
59 Roger Wilkinson 2180 19th October, 2016 Lanceolated Warbler (Shetland), Siberian Accentor (Easington)
60 Julian Branscombe 2152 29th October, 2015 Chestnut bunting, 19th October 2015.
61 Tristan Bantock 2135 8th December, 2016 Nebria livida, Pseudaplemonus limonii, Velleius, Sigara fallenoidea, amongst many others
62 Billy Dykes 2129 28th August, 2016 Agromyza anthracina, Phyllonorycter esperella, Phyllonorycter acerifoliella, Phyllonorycter viminiella, Phyllonorycter spinicolella, Royal Fern, Sea Mouse-ear, Actenicerus sjaelandicus, Hedya atropunctana 22
63 James Emerson 2127 9th November, 2015 Most recent additions are lichens, including several Cladonias, Psora decipiens, Catapyrenium lacneum. Also just getting into leaf-miners, so some Stigmellas and Phyllonorycters.
64 Andy Kirby 2114 29th March, 2017 6/9/16 - Lurid Bolete, Common Cudweed (far from common, in this area), Square-stalked St. John's Wort, Crimson Clover, Black Bindweed, Bittersweet Smudge (Acrolepia autmnitella), Flame Neb (Chrysoesthia drurella), Neuroterus albipes (Hym), Amauromyza verbasci (Dip) & Liromyza eupatorii (Dip)
65 James McCulloch 2104 27th March, 2017 5th March - Small Brindled Beauty in the moth trap. 11th March - Deroceras laeve (Marsh Slug); Trichomanes speciosum (Killarney Fern), Andrena clarkella, Hungershall Rocks, Kent. And 13 new bryophyte species from the joint Kent Field Club/BBS SE group meeting. 19th March - Tortricodes alternella, Early Tooth-striped and Acleris hastiana in the garden moth trap. Lasius fuliginosus and Exapion ulicis at Blackheath Common. 23rd March - Some more identifications from Blackheath Common: Lasius psammophilus, Nalassus laevioctostriatus, Hylastes ater. Also some micro-moths from last July in the garden moth trap, in particular Blastobasis rebeli (New To Surrey). Also Hedya nubiferana, Zeiraphera isertana, Limnaecia phragmitella and Psoricoptera gibbosella. 25th March - Paranthus albipes at Hedgecourt Nature Reserve, under a small log beside the river. 26th March - Scarlet Elf-cup (confirmed by microscopy) and Eristalis intricarius at Hedgecourt Nature Reserve. 13
66 Ryan Clark 2097 10th December, 2016 23
67 Henry Cook 2086 21st July, 2014 Dune Helleborine - Anglesey.
68 Robert Price 2072 5th January, 2016 Ledra aurita, Bembidion tetracolum, Pantilius tunicatus, Philorhizus melanocephalus, Plocamium cartilaginium, Migrant Hawker.
69 Will George 2034 11th July, 2016 23/06 Twinflower, Osmia uncinata, Didea intermedia, Microdon analis 22/06 Aspen Hoverfly 13/06 Laphria flava, Rhagium inquisitor, Ancylis myrtillana, Chrysotoxum arcuatum, Callicera rufa, Trypetoptera punctulata, Lesser butterfly orchid, Common fragrant orchid, Chickweed wintergreen, Rhagio scolopaceus, Micropterix aureatella, Chimney Sweep - not a bad day! 31
70 Ian Boyd 2015 18th September, 2014 Capsodes sulcatus - fantastic bug
71 John Walker 1964 24th July, 2016 Sanguisorba (Salad Burnet), Paraswammerdamia albicapitella, Teleiodes vulgella, Schoenobius gigantella, Least Yellow Underwing, Dipogon variegatus, all at home (West Notts) 69
72 Harold Davies 1933 7th March, 2017
73 Stuart Read 1898 24th June, 2016 Dune Tiger Beetle 51
74 James Harding-Morris 1858 29th March, 2017 Purple Emperor, Hornet Clearwing, Yellow-legged Clearwing, Bombardier Beetle. Turkish Snail - my 100th mollusc! Red-tipped Clearwing - 23rd July. Corncrake - 2nd August. 16-spot Ladybird & Tree Damselbug- 3rd August. Edible Dormouse - 6th September. European Yellow-tailed Scorpion - 7th September. Willow Emerald, Grey Bush Cricket, Top Shell & Pointed Snail - 8th September. Wartbiter & Bacillus whitei (Slough's Wonder-stick) - 9th September. Bitterling & Gudgeon - 10th September. Masked Shrike - 27th September. Chub, Tawny Cockroach, Forget-me-not Shieldbug - 28th September. Lesser Grey Shrike - 10th October. Retrospectively added a brown hydra from a photo taken in 2011 - Hydra oligactis (Thanks to Brian Eversham for the ID!). Retrospectively added Red-veined Darter from a photo taken in 2009 because apparently I was an idiot in the past. So far in 2016 - Perez's Water Frog at Ham Wall, Aesculapian Snake (at long, long last), Glanville Fritillary, Red Helleborine, Fen Orchid, Wild Boar (at last!), actually saw Lady Amherst's Pheasant (at long, long, long last).
75 Peter Whitcomb 1843 26th January, 2017 Brittlestem Cobalt Crust Candlesnuff Fungus Stump Puffball 72
76 Jacob Everitt 1777 13th March, 2017 Atlantic Bluefin Tuna - St Marys, Scilly
77 Robert Davey 1773 10th July, 2016 Phyllonorycter mespilella, Phyllonorycter rajella, Grass eggar, Sandhill rustic (ssp leechi), Hoary footman, Acleris rhombana, Agonopterix alstromeriana, P. Albicapitella, Hedge rustic, Heath rustic, Exapion ulicis, Luffia lapidella, Vapourer, caloptilia elongella, montagu's blenny, Hudsonian whimbrel, Ocnerostoma friesei (confirmed by gen det), Marsh pug (confirmed by gen det), Sand goby, worm pipefish, Hydroschendyla submarina 39
78 Sue R Lambert 1712 23rd August, 2016 Ring-billed Gull and Slovanian Grebe
79 Keith Lugg 1696 13th August, 2016 Calodromius spilotus, Bembidion biguttatatum, Bembidion mannerheimii, 07/01/15 Dinton Pastures, from playing with deadwood by torchlight instead of looking for Winter moths like I was supposed to be doing. Ocys harpaloides, Temnothorax nylanderi, 11/01/15, Dinton Pastures, knocked out of dead wood.
80 Simon Horsnall 1666 6th February, 2017 Dusky Thrush
81 Stewart Sexton 1618 8th June, 2014 Sea Spleenwort
82 George Watola 1528 25th August, 2014 Green Hellebore, Creeping Forget-me-not, Least Yellow-sorrel, Bearded Couch, Oak Bracket (who knew there were 2400 fungi in Britain?), on BSBI field outing to Thornton-le-Dale
83 Chris Foster 1522 27th February, 2017 Humpback whale 33
84 Robert S J Smith 1518 15th February, 2017 Small Mottled Willow (Spodoptera exigua), Rusty-dot Pearl (Udea ferrugalis), Mere Wainscot (Photedes fluxa) and Dotted Fan-foot (Macrochilo cribrumalis)
85 Wil J Heeney 1506 10th January, 2017 Panagaeus cruxmajor
86 Lee Johnson 1490 17th October, 2016
87 Rob Wallace 1487 24th June, 2015 Sanicle, Greater Tussock-Sedge, Great Spearwort, Mottled Umber moth, Denticollis linearis (click beetle), Cantharis paludosa (soldier beetle), Rhagio notatus (a snipe-fly)
88 Liam Curson 1471 22nd July, 2016 an amazing Druid moth in my garden on 22 July 2016, the 5th British record! 20
89 Richard Lawrence 1452 8th December, 2016 Idotea baltica, Idotea linealis, Aphrodita aculeate, Ophiothrix fragilis, Illosporiopsis christiansenii, Sanderling, Great White Egret.
90 Steve Alton 1379 20th August, 2014
91 Pete Mella 1373 19th March, 2017 Common Quaker, Small Quaker, Clouded Drab, Chestnut (moth), Hebrew Character, Pale Pinion, Oak Beauty, Orange Cup, Stinking Slime Truffle, Scurfy Twiglet, Ringed Twiglet, Acleris hyemana, Common Shiny Woodlouse, Crescent-cup Liverwort, Mottled Umber, December Moth, Merveille du Jour, Yellow-line Quaker, Exapate congelatella, Feathered Thorn, Scaly Earthball, Silver Leaf Fungus, Dotted Slug, Garlic Snail, Sticky Pholiota, Birch Milkcap, Willow Shield, Upright Coral, Shaggy Polypore, Cream Pinkgill, Nitrous Bonnet, Matt Knight, Slippery Jack, Olive-backed Pipit, Barred Sallow, Twin-spot Centurion, Porcelain Fungus, Hen of the Woods, Red-line Quaker, Blair's Shoulder-knot 37
92 Stephen O'Donnell 1371 9th April, 2015 Little Bustard
93 Marilyn Abdulla 1369 23rd October, 2016 I have been working on bees this year, did 2 workshops with Steven Falk - highly recommended. Otherwise I have just added a few things found in the garden and on holiday. Latest new species was a Western conifer seed bug which appeared outside my office window. I would really like to get started with moths - maybe when I retire! 62
94 Harry Witts 1316 30th March, 2017 Cutleaf Cranesbill 16
95 Nigel Sluman 1290 22nd March, 2015 Last 3 additions: Scarlet Elf Cap, Eastwood LNR, Somerset, 05/03/2015 Cramps Ball, Eastwood LNR, Somerset,12/03/2015 Oak Beauty, Swindon, Wiltshire, 21/03/2015
96 Mike Mullis 1282 12th November, 2014 Esperia sulphurella just over a week ago but no moth-trap at the moment. Still slowly updating all taxa. My (1100) 1KSQ species from 2013 are now on, as are all my birds and butterflies plus a meagre (Sussex only) odonata total. A couple more moths too but still a long way to go to get all the plants up to date ...
97 Martin Fowlie 1259 12th November, 2016 Lots of really, really easy stuff!
98 Nicola Dixon 1250 18th May, 2016
99 Robert Jaques 1243 25th June, 2015 Recent PSL weekend with stop-offs en route scored me American bullfrog, midwife toad, lesser butterfly orchid
100 Bill Mansfield 1214 28th March, 2017 Hololepta plana Demetrias imperialis Bruchus rufimanus Vincenzellus ruficollis Agonum micans Ceutorhynchus pallidactylus 41