Rank Full name Species total Last updated on Latest addition Age
1 Jonty Denton 12483 26th September, 2017 14/9 Cydalima perspectalis , Phyllonorycter pastorella, St.James park. 7/9 Milax gagates, Dartford. 30/8 Clifden Nonpareil, Farnham Sy. 27/8 Denticucullus pygmina, Winchfield. 17/8 Toadflax brocade, Dartford. 10/8 Agnocoris reclairei, Westerham. 8/8 Veronica longifolia, Farringdon, Hants. 1/8 Meligethes incanus, Synophropsis lauri, Vasates quadripedes, Kensington Gdns. 28/7 Apodia bifractella, Oxford. 27/7 Limobius borealis, Wilts.24/7 Wolffia!!!, Westham, Sx, Eilema terminella Eastbourne. 20/7 Zonuledo amoena, Sutton Scotney.19/7 Camarota curvipennis, Aphis salicariae, Challock, Kent, Crossocerus exiguus, Ashford, Kent. 17/7 Isodontia mexicana St.James park,13/7 Orientus ishidae, Dicyphus tamaninii, Curculio betulae, Hyde Park. 10/7 Rhyzobius forestieri, Homotoma ficus, Greenwich. 8/7 Acleris comariana, Winchfield. 7/7/ Ogcodes pallipes, Pirbright. 30/6 Rhopalapion longirostre St.James Park. 29/6 Oxycarenus modestus (Lygaeid bug new for UK), Philodromus buxi, Psallus pardalis, Hyde Park. 28/6 Ernobius gallicus (second UK, new for Kent), Tachystola acroxantha, Cleonymus laticornis, Greenwich. 26.6. Cerceris quinquefasciata, Ashford. 24.6 Acrobasis repandana, Elachista atricomella, Stauropoctonus bombycivorus, 20.6 Xylesandrus germanus, Thamiaraea cinnamomea, Syntomium aeneum, Winchfield. 19.6. Gtr Horseshoe, Leigh upon Mendip. Xylomya maculata reared from pupae found last week nr Winchfield new for vc12? 16.7 Maculinea arion Collard Hill...finally!!14.6. Sterna elegans, Church Norton. 13/6 Teleodes diffinis, Ashford. 7/6 Trachelipus rathkei, Luton. 2/6/ Choristoneura hebenstreitella 1/6 Grey pug, Epinotia demarniana det Tony Davis.1/5 Cephus nigrinus, Anacampus populella. 51
2 David Gibbs 11327 9th October, 2017 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 7585 5th November, 2017 Half-term week on the Isles of Scilly, 20-28.x.2017, sometimes teaming up with Seth Gibson, Kev and Debs Rylands for PSLing. Portuguese Man-o’-War Physalia physalis, Scillonian crossing, 20th (a former 'most wanted' species!). Kangaroo-apple Solanum laciniatum, Dump, St Mary’s, 20th. Toothed Fireweed Senecio minimus, Lower Moors, St Mary’s, 22nd. Mauve Stinger Pelagia noctiluca, Porth Mellon, St Mary’s, 22nd. Field Marigold Calendula arvensis, Hugh Town, St Mary’s, 23rd. Undescribed nemertine close to Argonemertes australiensis, Salakee Lane, St Mary’s, 23rd. Scaly Earthball Scleroderma verrucosum, Church Road, Hugh Town, 24th. Jerusalem Artichoke Helianthus tuberosus, Trench Lane, St Mary’s, 24th. Ake-ake Olearia traversii, Evergreen Spindle Euonymus japonicus, Coastal Daisy-bush Olearia solandri, Shrubby Orache Atriplex halimus, Tree Aeonium Aeonium arboreum, Red Crassula Crassula coccinea, Heart-leaf Iceplant Aptenia cordifolia, Deltoid-leaved Dewplant Oscularia deltoides, Sickle-leaved Dewplant Lampranthus falciformis, Cecidophyes rouhollahi (gall-mite on Cleavers), Tolman Point, 24th. Rock Goby Gobius paganellus, Old Town Bay, 24th. Opogona omoscopa (moth), Carausius morosus (Laboratory Stick Insect), Psilochorus simoni (spider), Fairy Crassula Crassula multicava, Trioza vitreoradiata (Pittosporum Psyllid), Normandy, St Mary’s 24th. Worm Pipefish Nerophis lumbriciformis, Butterfish Pholis gunnellus, Shanny Lipophrys pholis, Gammarus locusta (amphipod), Old Town Bay, 25th. Cineraria Pericallis hybrida, Nowhere, St Mary’s, 25th. Altar-lily Zantedeschia aethiopica, Nicotiana x sanderae (a tobacco), Garden Lobelia Lobelia erinus, Bear's-breech Acanthus mollis, Cosmopterix pulchrimella (moth mining Pellitory-of-the-Wall), Dump, St Mary’s, 25th. Aequorea vitrina (a crystal jellyfish), Rushy Bay, Bryher, 26th. Lesser Sea-fig Erepsia heteropetala, Silver-bush Everlastingflower Helichrysum petiolare, Buzza Hill Quarry, St Mary’s, 27th. Monterey Pine Pinus radiata, Higher Trenoweth, St Mary’s, 27th. Cabbage-palm Cordyline australis, Bar Point, St Mary’s, 27th. Plus a load more ticks from the intertidal zone.
4 Nicola Bacciu 7045 14th November, 2017 Several Sorbus at cheddar gorge (eminentoides, anglica, rupicoides, porrigentiformis), then several fish at Lee Bay Bioblitz from the Seine nets including Plaice, Lesser Weaver, Bass, Sprat, Solenette, Sand Smelt. Up a Gloucester hill after midnight for Meloe Rugosus. From North Devon mothing, Flounced Chestnut and Grey Shoulder Knot and a Rhingia rostrata to the trap as well. Fungi include Peniophora proxima and Phomopsis stictica on Box at Sherbourne Hill, and much still to be determined. 50
5 Brian Eversham 7019 5th October, 2017 2017 has been good fun so far, with a really useful FSC weekend on soil mesofauna (not yet showing strongly in the species totals, but I've started seeing more pseudoscorpions, and lots of springtails and mites to look forward to in the autumn. A Scottish holiday finally provided Scheuchzeria palustris and some attractive fungi and beetles. Latest highlight was Dendrochernes cyrneus, a stunning pseudoscorpion apparently new to Woodwalton Fen. 2016 was quite productive in the end, 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 the late Eric Philp 6878 21st April, 2014 Eric's pan-species list is dated 3rd July 2012.
7 Graeme Lyons 6830 13th November, 2017 The tiny lacebug Campyloneura virgula recorded from Ditchling Beacon on the 13th April 2017. Firest Sussex record in 20 years. 39
8 Simon Davey 6722 17th November, 2016 Rufous Turtle Dove, Radford's Flame Shoulder, Abia sericea, Andrena vaga
9 Matt Prince 6483 9th May, 2017 Sitticus caricis, Cirurina cicur in New Forest, Platybunus pinetorum Ponderosa Sheffield courtesy of Paul Richards, Walckenaeria nodosa Dartmoor, Pirata piscatorius and Microlinyphia impigra with Bill at Shapwick. Oh yeah, Pelecopsis susannae, Matt's knob-head spider new for the British list at Bovey Tracey. 48
10 Richard Comont 6362 11th August, 2017 A couple of quick trips to Scotland and North Devon turned up Megachile leachella, Megachile maritima, Rumex aquaticus, and a few more bits and pieces 32
11 Malcolm Storey 6230 22nd August, 2016 Caloscypha fulgens, Geopora sumneriana (finally!)
12 Steve Lane 6212 8th September, 2017 August 2017 - 50 species additions. 9 Coleoptera: Orchestes testaceus (STANTA, Norfolk), Bembidion geniculatum, Aphodius fasciatus, Tachinus proximus, Cercyon alpinus (Kirkton Glen, Balquhidder, southern Highlands), Bembidion atrocaeruleum (Burnfoot, Scotland), Leptacinus batychrus (Balquhidder), Romualdius bifoveolatus (Great Yarmouth), Diastictus vulneratus (Cranwich Camp), 16 Plants including Melancholy Thistle, Wood Crane's-bill, Yellow Saxifrage, Alpine Lady's Mantle, Field Gentian, Cowberry, Crowberry, Heath-spotted Orchid, Pink Purslane, Purple Saxifrage (all Balquhidder, southern Highlands), 4 Hymenoptera, 4 Lepidoptera, 4 Mollusca, 2 Fish (including Butterfish, Oban, Scotland), 1 Cnidarian (Lion's Mane Jellyfish, Oban), 1 Spider, Pseudophrys lanigera (Balquhidder), 4 Hemiptera; Sigara semistriata, Hesperocorixa castanea, Geris costae (Balquhidder, Scotland) and Macrosaldula scotica (Burnfoot, Scotland), 3 Diptera (including Bibio pomonae (White Brow, Cumbria), a Flatworm (Dugesia tigrina, Holme Grazing Marsh) and 1 Dermaptera.
13 Tony Davis 6162 18th September, 2017
14 Paul Bowyer 5649 19th November, 2017 Latest: Jubula hutchinsiae, Hygrohypnum eugyrium, Psychoda crassipenis. Bryophytes in Wester Ross: Harpalejeunea molleri, Scapania ornithopodioides, Herbertus borealis, Blasia pusilla, Anastrepta orcadensis, Plagiochila carringtonii, Didymodon ferrugineus, Entosthodon attenuatus...... Diptera: Physiphora alceae, Phasia barbifrons, Macrocera anglica, Sarcophaga sinuata, Dolichopus andalusiacus, Mycetophila deflexa, Paracraspedothrix montivaga, Helina sexmaculata, Callomyia speciosa, Phasia obesa, Prosena siberita, Campiglossa malaris, Tephritis matricariae
15 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.
16 Andrew Cunningham 5436 10th November, 2017 Bees & Wasps from East Prawle earlier in the year.........Andrena similis, Methocha articulata, Nomada fucata, Sphecodes gibbus, Sphecodes reticulatus, Lindenius albilabris & Crossocerus varus.
17 William Bishop 5270 10th November, 2017
18 Tim Hodge 5220 24th November, 2017 01/11 - Dismodicus bifrons 03/11 - Cordicollis instabilis 06/11 - Lepthyphantes minutus 09/11 - Platystethus nitens 11/11 - Cladonia ramulosa Coprinopsis picacea, Phytomyza obscurella 13/11 - Amara bifrons, Stenopterapion tenue 15/11 - Sitona humeralis, Hydroporus pubescens 20/11 - Platystethus cornutus, Temnocerus nanus, Bruchidius varius 23/11 - Haliplus lineolatus, Trixa conspersa 24/11 - Mydaea humeralis 62
19 Kev Rylands 5000 27th September, 2017 A slowdown as I approach the PSL lifetime target I set myself when signing up. Additions since Tiree have included Dewberry, Gallant Soldier, Copse Snail, Alder Rust (Melampsoridium hiratsukanum), Vervain leafspot (Septoria verbenae), the moths Ectoedemia albifasciella & Leucoptera malifoliella, a bug Orthops kalmia, a lichen Ramalina canariensis , the beetles Chrysolina banksi & Silpha laevigata, a fly Rondaniola bursaria and a slime mould Fuligo candida. Crystal for the 5000 - Riccia sorocarpa 44
20 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. 58
21 Seth Gibson 4834 15th November, 2017 Fantastic week on Scillies (with the Rylands and the Telfers) FINALLY saw me unblock Smooth Stick Insect (3 found) plus an array of great value species such as the arachnids Dicranopalpus caudatus and Psilochorus simoni, the moths Scar Bank Gem, Radford's Flame Shoulder, White Speck and Opogona omoscopa, Red Barbed Ant on St Martins, the land nemertine Argonemertes cf australiensis, a few amazing lichens on the granite outcroppings and a whole host of ridiculous plants including Annual Buttonweed, Hybrid Tobacco, Apple of Peru, Jerusalem Artichoke, Kangaroo-apple, Rough Dog's-tail and Lesser NZ Flax. Throw in a few snails, woodlice and microfungi etc and it was a pretty amazing week! Also African Feather-grass twitched near Marazion on the way back. 45
22 Julian Small 4700 12th November, 2017 Bugs: Metidiocerus rutilans, Orthotylus ochrotrichus and Kelisia guttula. Beetle: Archarius salicivorus. Flies: Apiloscatopse flavicollis, Chamaepsila nigra, Elachiptera tuberculifera, Oscinella frit, Oscinella nigerrima, Cerodontha biseta, Fannia subsimilis, Pseudosmittia albipennis, Meiosimyza rorida and Meiosimyza decipiens. Fungus: Melampsoridium betulinum. Hymenoptera: Cinetus fuliginosus, Dolerus gonager, Dolerus aeneus, Phyllocolpa leucopsis, Euura atra, Eridolius alacer, Cryptoserphus aculeator, Exallonyx wasmanni, Tenthredo brevicornis and Clinocentrus cunctator.
23 Andy Musgrove 4581 23rd November, 2017 September: Wasp Spider, Soapwort, Liriomyza eupatorii (Minsmere) on 3rd; Polecat in Shotesham on 9th (hooray!!!) 46
24 Stephen Plummer 4532 22nd November, 2017 November: enjoyed a Fungus Foray at The Lodge where I was pleasantly surprised to add a new moth species: Diurnia lipsiella. New fungi included Clavaria argillacea (Moor Club), Calocera cornea and, finally, Auriscalpium vulgare (Ear Pick Fungus). A day helping Brian Laney to encourage the return of Petty Whin at a Northants site by creating 14 soil plots also resulted in a few new plants: Small Cudweed, Dwarf Gorse & Parrot's Feather. 7th - a new woodlouse, Ligidium hypnorum; 10th - Small-flowered Buttercup at it's only known spot in Bedfordshire; 22nd - Notiophilus biggutatus; Tortula truncata & T. acaulon.
25 George Tordoff 4371 27th October, 2017 Well it's been a while...not the most productive PSL summer because the microscopes have been mothballed during home 'improvements'. But a few nice additions anyway: Glanville Fritillary (larvae on Isle Of Wight), Wall Lizard (Ventnor), Grey Phalarope, Club-tailed Dragonfly, Netted Carpet (larvae), Pimpinel Pug (larvae), Dark Tussock (larvae...a theme is developing here). Moth work at Whixall Moss resulted in some rare micro moths including Sterrhopterix fusca (larval cases) and Ancylis tineana (adults reared from spinnings on birch). 40
26 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.
27 Neil Fletcher 4252 7th October, 2017 Several new fungi, Collared Earthstar (Geatrum triplex), Suede Bolete (Boletus subtormentosus), Upright Coral (Ramaria stricta), Chestnut Dapperling (Lepiota castanea), Wood Mushroom (Agaricus silvicola), Jellybaby (Leotia lubrica), Spiny puffball (Lycoperdon echinaeus), Hare's Ear (Otidea onotica), Dog Stinkhorn (Mutinus caninus), Chickenrun Funnel (Clitocybe phaeophthalma), Elastic Saddle (Helvella elastica). Woodland Dor Beetle (Anoplotrupes stercorosus). Long-winged Conehead (Conocephalus discolor), Round-fruited Rush (Juncus compressus). Plus lots of lichens, galls and a few leafmines.
28 Nicholas Montegriffo 4167 19th August, 2017 Elegant Tern, Dusky Thrush, Blue Rock Thrush, Buellia ocellata, Caloplaca citrina, Candelariella vitellina, Cladonia foliacea, Cladonia rangiformis, Lecanora chlarotera, Peltigera hymenea, Physcia adscendens, Physcia leptalea, Rhizocarpon reductum, Xanthoria calcicola, Brachythecium rutabulum, Calliergonella cuspidata, Campylopus introflexus, Ceratodon purpureus, Dicranum scoparium, Hypnum lacunosum, Hypnum resupinatum, Polytrichum juniperinum, Syntrichia ruralis, Weissia controversa, Ulva intestinalis, Volucella zonaria, Eupeodes luniger, Galerucella nymphaeae 59
29 Calum Urquhart 4133 21st November, 2017 21/11- Dusky Warbler. 18/11- Little Bunting. 05/11- Apletodon dentatus (Small-headed Clingfish), Zeugopterus punctatus (Topknot), Galathea strigosa (Spiny Squat Lobster), Macropodia rostrate, Inachus dorsettensis (Spider Crabs), Anapagurus hyndmanni (Hermit Crab), Berthella plumula (Yellow-plumed Sea Slug), Pawsonia saxicola (Sea Gherkin). 20
30 Sally Luker 4056 30th September, 2017 The mythical Pygmy-rush and Land Quillwort plus lots of other Lizard niceties.
31 Alastair Stevenson 3965 17th August, 2017 Meloe violaceous beetle 59
32 Mark Jackson 3706 26th July, 2017 After a visit to Meall Glas, Perthshire - Shepherds Cress, Melancholy thistle, Carex pauciflora, Lesser twayblade, Northern billberry, Cranberry, Northern Bedstraw, Alpine meadow rue, Alpine Bistort, Hair sedge, Beech Fern, New Zealand Willowherb, Purple saxifrage, Grey Mountain Carpet (Entephria caesiata). 51
33 Bill Urwin 3705 27th June, 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
34 Steven Gale 3465 29th October, 2017 recurvalis, Red-headed Chestnut, Sword-grass - October, Dungeness, Kent 58
35 Mark Skevington 3283 10th January, 2017 Dusky Thrush, Beeley 07/01/2017 48
36 Jeff Blincow 3164 22nd April, 2015 Agonum sexpunctatum at Hankley Common 15/04/15
37 Sean Browne 3093 4th September, 2017 Leatherback Turtle, Blue Shark, Porbeagle Shark, Atlantic Bluefin Tuna, Greater Weaver, Scad, Red Gurnard, Grey Gurnard, Ling, Cuckoo Wrasse, Coalfish, Pouting, Greater Pipefish, Anchovy, Bull Rout, Compass, Comb, Moon and Crystal Jellyfish, Smooth, Prickly, Laboratory and Mediterranean Stick Insects, Buoy Barnacle. 61
38 the late Alan Cawthrow 3075 11th June, 2017 Sibe Acc., Dusky Thrush, Russula nigricans, Collybia dryophila, Vitria crystallina, Macrosiphum euphorbiae. 58
39 David Shute 3071 7th March, 2017 Cobalt Crust (Terana caerulea) Feb '17 56
40 James Emerson 3033 28th July, 2017
41 Pete Forrest 3015 2nd November, 2017 Five highlights for October 2017 which were also new for my pan species list. Waxcaps; Citirne, Pink, Cedarwood, Parrot and Splendid. 1
42 Keith Robson 3007 19th March, 2017 A bird, Dusky Thrush, the best this year so far
43 Sam Thomas 3003 5th October, 2017 Updated vascular plant list 29
44 Tim Strudwick 2966 12th November, 2014
45 Christian Owen 2924 20th November, 2017 Rickia laboulbenioides, a fungus on Cylindroiulus pyrenaicus...new host / Three Millipedes, two of which look to be new for Britain from a woodland near Bridgend (Ommatoiulus moreletii and Cylindroiulus pyrenaicus) / Barred Tooth-striped and a few other goodies from a recent moth trapping sesh / 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, one being new to science / 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.
46 Sean Foote 2895 12th November, 2017
47 Barry Warrington 2881 5th October, 2017 Andricus quercuscorticis
48 Stephen Howarth 2836 23rd July, 2017 Recent trip to Suffolk yielded 50 new species, over half moths. New species included Small Red-eyed Damselfly, Green-eyed Flower Bee, Pantaloon Bee, Bee-wolf, Ant-lion, Great Diving Beetle, Lesser Stag Beetle, Dusky Longhorn Beetle (all three beetles attracted to moth trap), Festoon, Oncocera semirubella, White-point, Kent Black Arches, Fen Raft Spider, Greater Bladderwort, Yellow-horned Poppy. 47
49 Richard Shotbolt 2834 26th August, 2017
50 Neil Harvey 2817 21st October, 2017 Aphelia viburnana, Cacoecimorpha pronubana, Opilio canestrinii, Odiellus spinosus, Haplophilus subterraneus, 47
51 Ali(stair) Shuttleworth 2791 24th November, 2017 24/9 - Rhodocybe gemina, Ceratophysella bengtssoni
52 Brad Scott 2740 13th November, 2017 5 November: Hygrocybe colemanniana (Toasted Waxcap), Volvariella gloiocephala (Stubble Rosegill), Mycena filopes, Entoloma rhombisporum, Galerina clavata, Leucoagaricus leucothites, (White Dapperling), Xanthonectria pseudopeziza, Agaricus macrocarpus, Psathyrella corrugis, Cheilymenia granulata [Malling Down]; 2 November: Graphocephala fennahi (Rhododendron Leafhopper), Agromyza nana, Hygromia cinctella (Girdled Snail), Fossombronia foveolata [Copthorne Common]; 22 November 2016: Rhynchostegium megapolitanum [Camber]; 22 October Hypoxylon howeianum [Hartfield]; 19 October: Hennediella macrophylla, Scleropodium cespitans, Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairy Inkcap) [Sheffield Park]; 15 October: Arcyria denudata, Trametes ochracea, Laxitextum bicolor, Russula alnetorum, Phleogena faginea (Fenugreek Stalkball), Tyromyces chioneus (White Cheese Polypore), Collybia tuberosa (Lentil Shanklet), Tringa ochropus (Green Sandpiper) [Weir Wood Reservoir]; 14 October: Epipterygium tozeri, Hennediella stanfordensis [St Leonards]
53 James McCulloch 2722 14th November, 2017 2nd November - Phyllonorycter quinqueguttella. 3rd November - Some bryos from Copthorne Common with Brad Scott. Didymodon fallax, Dicranella staphylina, Fossombronia foveolata, Pleurozium schreberi, Grimmia pulvinata (probably missed off the list), Syntrichia montanum, Didymodon nicholsonii. 14
54 Andy Kirby 2694 17th November, 2017 Minute Pouncewort, Yellow Thread-moss, Dimerella pineti, Clavulina coralloides (with Helminthospharia clavarioirum turning it lilac-grey), Lactarius subdulcis, Lactarius fluens, Lichenoconium xanthoriae (on X. polycarpa), Mycena inclinata & Mycena stylobates
55 Robert Yaxley 2609 30th September, 2017 48
56 Dan Hoare 2604 8th April, 2017 Spring Cinquefoil; Bristol Rock-cress; Coleophora ochrea
57 Adrian Knowles 2570 23rd September, 2017 Toadflax Brocade caterpillar in my garden 17/9/2017; Acalypta parvula, Kalama tricornis, Asiraca clavicornis 54
58 Graham French 2552 12th August, 2017 Helianthemum apenninum (White Rock-rose), Erigeron karvinskianus (Mexican Fleabane), Helix pomatia (Roman Snail)
59 Paul Martin Hill 2534 23rd May, 2015 Micropterix calthella, Atherix ibis, Rhagio notatus and several new hoverflies
60 Mark Lawlor 2487 22nd August, 2017 2480 Mola Mola Ocean Sunfish Fish 2481 Thunnus thynnus Bluefin Tuna Fish 2482 Oceanites oceanicus Wilson's Petrel Birds 2483 Scomber scombrus Atlantic Mackerel Fish 2484 Andrena ovatula Small Gorse Mining Bee Hymenoptera 2485 Calvatia gigantea Giant Puffball Fungi 2486 Chrysotoxum elegans Diptera 2487 Alydus calcaratus Heteroptera
61 Chris Shortall 2431 4th September, 2017 2431:Nephantes titan; 2430:Erysiphe polygoni; 2429:Suillia variegata; 2428:Palloptera quinquemaculata; 2427:Hypsosinga pygmaea; 2426:Himacerus (Aptus) mirmicoides; 2425:Vulpia bromioides; 2424:Hordeum murinum; 2423:Lonchoptera nigrociliata; 2422:Cantharis lateralis; 2421:Anapausis talpae; 2420:Physiphora alceae
62 Ryan Clark 2395 29th September, 2017 24
63 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
64 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!
65 Clive Washington 2221 27th July, 2014 The sawflies Arge ochropus and Cladius pectinicornis
66 Roger Wilkinson 2215 11th June, 2017 Coral Root Orchid, Red & Black Froghopper, Black-headed Cardinal Beetle, Elegant Tern
67 Will George 2182 6th November, 2017 05/11 43 new species from a fungal foray, Nitrous bonnet and Fragrant Funnel both memorable 32
68 Tristan Bantock 2171 29th May, 2017 Recent highlights: Stichoglossa semirufa, Blethisa multipunctata, Bembidion octomaculatum, Neocoenorrhinus pauxillus, Stictonectes lepidus, Anthonomus conspersus, Saldula arenicola.
69 Julian Branscombe 2152 29th October, 2015 Chestnut bunting, 19th October 2015.
70 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
71 Henry Cook 2086 21st July, 2014 Dune Helleborine - Anglesey.
72 Robert Price 2072 5th January, 2016 Ledra aurita, Bembidion tetracolum, Pantilius tunicatus, Philorhizus melanocephalus, Plocamium cartilaginium, Migrant Hawker.
73 Ian Boyd 2015 18th September, 2014 Capsodes sulcatus - fantastic bug
74 James Harding-Morris 1995 12th November, 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 Keith Lugg 1970 4th August, 2017 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.
76 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
77 Harold Davies 1949 26th April, 2017
78 Stuart Read 1898 24th June, 2016 Dune Tiger Beetle 51
79 Simon Horsnall 1857 30th October, 2017
80 Harry Witts 1855 19th November, 2017 Rough-legged Buzzard 17
81 Peter Whitcomb 1854 9th October, 2017 Liver Milkcap; Plums & Custard; Egghead Mottlegill 73
82 Jacob Everitt 1781 25th July, 2017 Atlantic Bluefin Tuna - St Marys, Scilly, Elegant Tern - Church Norton
83 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
84 Sue R Lambert 1712 23rd August, 2016 Ring-billed Gull and Slovanian Grebe
85 David Vaudoré 1708 29th May, 2017 38
86 Chris Foster 1645 4th November, 2017 Cheilosia ranunculi 33
87 Stewart Sexton 1618 8th June, 2014 Sea Spleenwort
88 Liam Curson 1548 2nd August, 2017 Sooty Shearwater! 21
89 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
90 Pete Mella 1523 14th November, 2017 Bee-eater, High Brown Fritillary, Navelwort, Purple Topshell, Shore Crab, Hybrid Monkeyflower, Irish Spurge, Silver-washed Fritillary, Thick Topshell, Hornet, Snakelock Anemone, Beautiful Demoiselle, Small Fan-footed Wave, Phalangium opilio, Engrailed, Scalloped Hook-tip, Slender Brindle, Small Dotted Buff, Rush Veneer, Water Veneer, Saxifrage Plume, Phytocoris tiliae, Phasia hemiptera, Fever-fly, Brown Argus, Alder Sawfly, Giant Puffball, Platycheirus rosarum, Field Maple, Acleris emargana, Phytocoris varipes, Large Thistle Aphid, Anthocomus rufus, Willow Tarspot, Eupteryx aurata, Eupteryx urticae, Micromus variegatus, Traveller's Joy, Rhopalus subrufus, Ant Damsel Bug, Rusty Dot Pearl, Scarce Bordered Straw, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Rosy Starling, Pink-barred Sallow, Spangle Waxcap, Nitrous Waxcap, Scarlet Waxcap, Butter Waxcap, Slimy Waxcap, Bitter Waxcap, Apricot Club, Beige Coral, Smoky Spindles, Papillate Pinkgill, Entoloma infula 37
91 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)
92 Wil J Heeney 1506 10th January, 2017 Panagaeus cruxmajor
93 Lee Johnson 1490 17th October, 2016
94 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)
95 Robert Jaques 1481 31st October, 2017 Scops Owl. Vestal
96 Marilyn Abdulla 1469 29th October, 2017 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! 63
97 Richard Lawrence 1452 8th December, 2016 Idotea baltica, Idotea linealis, Aphrodita aculeate, Ophiothrix fragilis, Illosporiopsis christiansenii, Sanderling, Great White Egret.
98 Steve Alton 1379 20th August, 2014
99 Bill Mansfield 1379 29th October, 2017 Segrestia florentina, not 1st for County, but a close second. 42
100 Stephen O'Donnell 1371 9th April, 2015 Little Bustard