Rank Full name Species total Last updated on Latest addition Age
101 Steve Alton 1379 20th August, 2014
102 Bill Mansfield 1379 29th October, 2017 Segrestia florentina, not 1st for County, but a close second. 42
103 Stephen O'Donnell 1371 9th April, 2015 Little Bustard
104 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
105 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 ...
106 Andrew Thomas 1280 2nd January, 2018 Adder, Slow-worm, Adonis Blue, Silver-spotted Skipper, Brown Argus, Clouded Yellow, Silver-washed Fritillary, Autumn Lady's Tresses, Autumn Gentian, Tansy, Red Bartsia, Pale Tussock, Wavy-barred Sable, Ferdinandea cuprea, Eristalis nemorum plus 5 more plants/flies (26/08/17) Fuligo septica, plus 68 species of fungi (19/08/2017) Hygromia cinctella (15/08/17) Long-billed Dowitcher, Bonaparte's Gull, Golden Samphire, Salsify (12/08/17) Batracomorphus allionii, Ajuga chamaepitys, Hylaeus signatus, Chelostoma campanularum and 40+ more (29/07/17) 30
107 Mark Peacock 1258 31st December, 2017 Devils Fingers from the "Most Wanted"...which I actually twitched..Ectoedemia heringi. 22 Spot Ladybird
108 Josie Hewitt 1251 25th February, 2018 Delicate (Mythimna vitellina, 31/08/17 - Bardsey Island), Sabine's Gull, Leach's Petrel & Long-tailed Skua (11/09/17 - Bardsey Island) 19
109 Nicola Dixon 1250 18th May, 2016
110 James Spencer 1248 20th November, 2017 Portuguese Man O' War, Little Bunting, Crimson Speckled, White Speck, Pittosporum, 35
111 Richard Billington 1214 4th January, 2018 Recent trip to Looe with my student who knows about seaweeds was quite productive. Stegobius paniceum in some old dog biscuits. Still being reminded of other stuff I have seen in the past but had not added, Cod and Red-eared Slider being the most recent. 41
112 Simon Pinder 1212 18th September, 2017 44
113 Ian Pritchard 1200 31st January, 2018 otter 51
114 Reuben Nebbett-Blades 1199 18th March, 2018 common seal,Inonotus radiatus, Volucella zonaria, Fuligo septica, Trichoglossum hirsutum, Pectoral Sandpiper, Caspian Gull, Leptoglossus occidentalis, Erysiphe aquilegiae, Orchesella villosa, Erysiphe heraclei, Nabis ferus, Pogognathellus longicornis, Araneus quadratus, Cicadella viridis, Eupteryx florida, Geastrum striatum (Striate earthstar), Orchesella cincta, Idiocerus ustulatus, Empoasca vitis, Emmelina monodactyla, Liocoris tripustulatus, Pentatoma rufipes, Citrine Wagtail (at RSPB Minsmere), Ganoderma applanatum, Polyporus squamosus, Coprinopsis lagopus, Helophilus pendulus, Hypena proboscidalis, Silpha laevigata, Melanchra persicariae, Platyarthrus hoffmannseggii, Campodea fragilis, Spartina anglica, Lygus rugulipennis, Stone curlew, Birch Shieldbug, Pyrrhalta viburni, Nabis rugosus, Lamium amplexicaule, Cepea hortensis, Puccinia malvacearum, Wood Sandpiper, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, Grayling, Lotus tenuis 14
115 Adam Hartley 1183 30th September, 2014
116 James Bailey 1141 28th June, 2016 Hedera hibernica 21
117 Susy Jones 1138 14th October, 2017 Portuguese man o'war, hericium cirrhatum, Baird's sandpiper common vetchling, bombus vestalis, ivy leaved toadflax, common mouse ear, cut leaved cranesbill, lots of moths in my garden trap, wood sorrel, thyme leaved speedwell, swoard leaved helleborine, Bombus pratorum, Dog's mercury, Pasqueflower, Green winged orchid, Beautiful yellow underwing, apis mellifera, early mining bee, rose coloured starling, velvet shank fungus, Forster's tern, ring necked duck, saffron drop bonnet, coprinus disseminatus, chlorociboria aeruginosa, tawny grisette, shaggy scalycap, amanita rubescens, laccaria laccata, sheathed woodtuft, tawny pipit, ortolan bunting, lesser spearwort, rudd, hemp agrimony, Great mullein, striped lychnis moth, Broad leaved helleborine, narrow lipped helleborine, small balsam, Ribbed melliot, Medicago sativa (lucerne), water plantain, marsh st john's wort, bog pimpernel, lessr skullcap, pineappleweed, common toadflax, ground pine, fox and cubs, lousewort, cirl bunting, wall lettuce, musk orchid, frog orchid, knapweed broomrape, bombus lucorum, high brown fritillary, yellow bird's nest, crosswort, late spider orchid, black veined moth, bombus hypnorum, hare's foot clover, yellow horned poppy, white water lily, sea bindweed, lizard orchid, turtle shieldbug - with the funny projections on the pronotum! dusky cranesbill, lesser centaury, charlock, curled dock, wood avens, broad leaved willowherb, bird's nest orchid, star sedge, annual bugloss, heath spotted orchid (added retrospectively), hop trefoil, red squirrel, oxtongue broomrape, early marsh orchid, marsh lousewort, tormentil, sea campion, burnt orchid, a load of assorted species across taxa from Hampshire, variable damselfly, megatoma undata, aphodius obliteratus, downy emerald dragonfly, rhagium bifasciatum, Closterotomus fulvomaculatus, pyrausta nigrata, monkey orchid, military orchid, white helleborine, red footed falcon, Strophosoma melanogrammum, bombus hortorum, dysdera crocata, european sanicle, lady orchid, early spider orchid, common twayblade, fly orchid, yellow archangel, badger (yes it's really taken this long..) natterjack toad!! king alfred's cakes fungus, Xylaria polymorpha (dead man's fingers fungus), agrypnus murinus (a click beetle), aradus depressus (a flatbug) juniper shieldbug, abax parallelpipedus (a beetle), trichoniscus pusillus (a woodlouse), ampedus rufipennis (a click beetle), rock goby common prawn purple heron, holotrichapion pisi (a weevil) hypera nigrirostris (a weevil) smicronyx reichii (a weevil), Trichosirocalus troglodytes (a weevil), 24 spot ladybird slender groundhopper common bombardier beetle white shouldered house moth 27
118 Ben Mapp 1130 6th June, 2017 6/6 - Additions from a busy few months - Theridion blackwalli, Cheiracanthium erraticum (spiders), Green Nettle Weevil (weevil), Delphacodes pellucida, (hopper) from sweeping Laurel bushes in my garden on June 4th. Common Leaf Weevil (weevil), Chrysopa pallens (lacewing) found in the garden on the same day. Macrosiphum hellebore (aphid) in garden on June 1st. Coltsfoot (plant) and Jack Snipe (bird) found on a walk at Rainham Marshes in March. Four-spotted Chaser (odonata) and Stone-curlew (bird) at Minsmere on May 27th. Dugesia lugubris (flatworm - my 1st Platyhelminth!) from pond dipping at Rainham on May 30th. Finally Banded Demoiselle (odonata) at RHS Wisley on May 31st. 14
119 Neal Gates 1119 3rd September, 2014
120 paul hughes 1114 25th June, 2017 23rd June 2017 1112 Oedemera noblis Barnack Hiils & Holes 1113 Atropa belladonna Bloody Oaks Quarry 1114 Polygala calcarae Bloody Oaks Quarry 45
121 Andy Hill 1113 9th October, 2017 Arctic Warbler, Rose-coloured Starling, Birch Catkin Bug ,Twenty Four Spot Ladybird, Nettle Ground Bug, Brown Argus, Common Fleabane, Large Thistle Aphid, Viburnum Leaf Beetle, Mother of Pearl, Straw Dot, Straw Grass Veneer, Giant Puffball, Traveller's Joy, Bechstein's Bat, Brandt's Bat, Jersey Tiger, Stag Beetle, Southern Oak Bush Cricket, Stone Curlew, Small Red Eyed Damselfly, European Bee-eater, Sheep's Bit, Slender St.Johns Wort 33
122 Steve Marshall 1102 14th August, 2017 Serotine and Nathusius' pipestrelle bats were species 1000 and 1001...I still have some old records to go back through when I find them! Other recent additions include Black Lace-weaver spider, Serin, Arum and Bluebell Rusts, Elder aphid, Euonymus Scale, Tree Bumblebee, Hairy-footed Flower Bee, Ancylis mitterbacheriana, Water Carpet, The Streamer and Beautiful Periwinkle.
123 Edward Betteridge 1075 6th June, 2017 Birch marble, Roseate marble, Sorrel bent-wing, Vinegar cap, Lesser stag beetle 16
124 Amy Schwartz 1021 8th October, 2015 Woodchat shrike
125 Elliot Dowding 1020 21st December, 2017 New addition, Snow Bunting, 16/12/17 in Kent. Latest species are Mottled Umber (moth) and Dead Man's Fingers (fungi). 23
126 Amy Robjohns 1015 6th August, 2017
127 Kevin Lunham 997 18th March, 2018 Blair's Shoulder-knot, Amblyptilia acanthadactyla, Beaded chestnut, Winter Moth, Merveille du Jour and lots of fungi 45
128 David James Urwin 987 2nd July, 2016 Birch Polypore, Springy Turf Moss, Hazel Glue, Danish Scurvy Grass and Metzgeria Furcata to name a few. Edging towards 1,000 overall species slowly but surely 34
129 Adam Cross 973 28th February, 2018 Variety of plants from old survey notes on Western Isles, inc. fat-hen, bugloss, viviparous fescue, adder's tongue. 31
130 Jerry Lanfear 961 2nd March, 2016 Peltigera didactyla
131 Alex Ramsay 933 16th August, 2017 0
132 Sharon Harrison 930 12th June, 2016
133 Chris Chesney Langsdon 906 27th October, 2017 30
134 Rowan Alder 903 4th April, 2015 Phleogena faginea Tachypodoiulus niger Platydema violaceum Trichophya pilicornis Cyclosa conica Tachyporus habrosus Lycoperdon pyriforme Myxarium nucleatum Cartodere nodifer Limax marginatus Coprinus comatus Porcellio scaber Ypsolopha ustella Agonopterix heracliana Vincenzellus ruficollis Habrocerus capillaricornis Rutstroemia firma Macrotyphula fistulosa Punctum pygmaeum Phloiophilus edwardsii
135 Megan Shersby 886 11th April, 2017
136 Andy Millar 859 30th August, 2014 Just added Toadflax Broacade to Lepidoptera having caught one last night.
137 Denise Murray 858 28th May, 2017 Dotterel 53
138 Alison Fure 850 30th April, 2014 Brown hairstreak butterfly
139 Grahame Madge 826 9th August, 2014 Harbour porpoise, Emerald damselfly, Essex skipper
140 Jacob Jackson 826 19th September, 2015 Long-spined sea scorpion, common sea urchin, chameleon prawn, five-bearded rockling, hairy crab, broad-clawed porcelain crab
141 Ian Taylor 823 20th February, 2018 Currently adding a large backlog of vascular plant records but my most recent genuinely new species for the UK were Common Firecrest in Wendover Woods, Buckinghamshire on 27th May 2017; Eurasian Crane, Swallowtail, White Admiral, Norfolk Hawker, Hairy Dragonfly and Scarce Chaser at Hickling Broad, Norfolk on 18th June 2017; Little Gull at Titchwell, Norfolk on 19th June 2017; Hummingbird Hawkmoth on Centranthus ruber flowers in Erpingham, Norfolk on 22nd June 2017; Black-winged Stilt at Potter Heigham Marshes, Norfolk on 26th June 2017; Wood Sandpiper at Leighton Moss, Lancashire on 29th July 2017; Little Stint at Leighton Moss on 5th August 2017; Purple Heron also at Leighton Moss on 19th August 2017 and Buff-breasted Sandpiper on Guernsey 10th September 2017. 58
142 Matthew Stevens 810 31st March, 2017 Adalia decempunctata, Subcoccinella vigintiquatuorpunctata, Lunularia cruciata, Apodemus sylvaticus; Metzgeria furcata 47
143 Andrew Goodall 778 2nd July, 2014 Puccinia allii. Garlic Rust. Played havoc with my Garlic crop this year and seems to be fairly widespread 59
144 Keith Dickinson 772 3rd March, 2018 25/02/18 green winged teal - at long last a bird I have dipped many times 63
145 Ian Barthorpe 751 23rd January, 2017 American cliff swallow (RSPB Minsmere) 45
146 Alan Shearman 732 5th December, 2014
147 Dara McAnulty 730 29th May, 2017 13
148 Brendan Sheils 723 6th December, 2014 Cattle Egret
149 Mark Colvin 715 2nd February, 2018 Monochamus sartor 58
150 Neil Phillips 696 9th October, 2017 Goshawk, red necked grebe, bearded tooth and coral tooth fungus, devil's fingers
151 David Hunter 689 12th June, 2017 0
152 William O'Brien 632 1st September, 2014 Ribes uva-crispa, Symphoricarpus albus, Rumex obtusifolius, Tilia x europea, Lythrum Salicaria, Hypericum androsaemum, Borago officinalis, Acer pseudoplatanus, Plantago major, Matricaria discoidea, Plantago lanceolata, Stellaria media, Rhytisma acerinum.
153 Mark Cutts 631 1st August, 2017 0
154 Mark Whittaker 627 4th January, 2018 Blue Fin Tuna 35
155 John Lloyd 626 23rd April, 2017 Bombus hortorum, Bombus hypnorum, Andrena cineraria, Anthophora plumipes, Esperia sulphurella, Golden plover, Eider, Spotted redshank, Adoxa moschatellina, Early tooth-striped, Scarce prominent, Double striped pug, Nut-tree tussock, Green dock beetle, Weasel,
156 Liam Andrews 623 30th November, 2017 21
157 Hannah Dawe 622 7th December, 2014 Swallowtail
158 Meg Skinner 605 15th March, 2018 Various carabids! 25
159 Geoff Morgan 603 29th October, 2015 Birds: Arctic Warbler 13/9/2015. Moths: Feathered Thorn 29/10/2015
160 Shaun Pryor 594 27th January, 2018 19/01/2018 Pinus strobus (Weymouth pine).
161 Alan Richards 563 15th October, 2017 70
162 Sam Buckton 558 15th March, 2018 The rust fungus Phragmidium sanguisorbae on Sanguiosorba minor, Devil's Dyke, Cambs. The first record from Cambs since 1936! I've also just added my totals for birds, bryophytes (from Cambridge Bryological Group excursions) and lichens (from recent Cambridge Lichen Group excursions). 22
163 John van Breda 557 3rd November, 2015 43
164 George Wilkinson 555 13th July, 2017 Adder's-tongue, short-styled field-rose 22
165 Rebecca Faulkner 535 28th July, 2016
166 Krisztina Fekete 533 14th April, 2016 12.04.16. Graphis scripta, Lecanora chlarotera, Lepraria incana, Cladonia fimbriata, Cliostomum graffithii, Calicium viridae, Xanthoria polycarpa, Hypogymnia pysodes, Parmelia saxatilis, Melanelixia fuliginosa, Physcia tenella, Lecidella Lecidella elaeochroma, Amandinea punctata 23.01.16. Pseudovadonia livida, Hypnum cupressiforme, Coelioxys elongata, Megachile versicolor, Omalus sp, Phaedon sp, Parmelia caperata 03.01.16. Episyrphus balteatus, Myathropa florea, Volucella pellucens, Eupeodes corollae, Eristalis tenax, Eristalis intricaria, Eupeodes luniger, Melanostoma mellinum, Sphaerophoria scripta, Chrysogaster solstitialis Rhingia campestris, Lasius niger, Carex acutiformis, Andrena nitida, Macrosiphum rosae, Evernia prunastri 06.11.15. Opilio canestrinii 17.11.2015 Microglossum rufum, Hygrocybe flavescens, Hygrocybe cantharellus 28.12.15. Trametes versicolor, Lumbricus terrestris, Xanthoria parientia, Placynthium nigrum, Pholcus phalangioides, Lepthyphantes, leprosus, Leibunum rotundum, Eupterychyba jucunda, Parmelia caperata, Armadillidium vulgare, Oniscus asellus, Eisenia fetida, Polytrichum formosum, Fissidens taxifoli Sicus ferrugineus, Syritta pipens, Eriothrix rufomaculata, Sepedon sphegea, Volucella inflata
167 Michael Cross 528 28th June, 2015
168 Alex Cropper 521 19th February, 2015 Early Moth
169 James Common 514 23rd August, 2017
170 Christopher Wood 505 30th November, 2014
171 Chase Unwin 500 10th June, 2014 496 - Silaum silaus 497 - Scrophularia auriculata 498 - Linum catharticum 499 - Euphrasia stricta 500 - Ophrys apifera
172 Jacob Spinks 496 28th January, 2017 15
173 Jacques Turner-Moss 490 28th May, 2016 Glossy Ibis (18th March 2016), Gagea bohimica, Smew, Scaup, 23
174 Victoria Burton 475 3rd January, 2017 Plectrophenax nivalis
175 Alexander Pleasance 475 23rd July, 2014
176 Colin Piper 456 24th November, 2017 Just compiled my British mammal list, 37 isn't bad out oof 101 (according to The Mammal Society). A pity I can't count Skomer Vole as I once soent a week counting the little blighters. 62
177 Teresa Fowler 430 22nd May, 2017 Adonis Blue (21 May 2017)
178 Lee Walther 387 2nd June, 2016
179 Mike Bryant 381 4th May, 2015
180 Robert Pluck 374 28th May, 2016 35
181 Sophie Bagshaw 349 29th July, 2016 Harebell 18
182 Gus Routledge 348 28th January, 2016 18
183 Mike Lush 326 23rd July, 2014
184 Sami Sankey 319 9th June, 2017 Glaucous Shears 13
185 Steve McWilliam 314 10th May, 2014 The Greater Pipefish, (Syngnathus acus, Linnaeus, 1758)
186 Michael Ashford 290 18th July, 2017 Heterotoma planicornis - Mirid bug 23
187 Libby Morris 287 28th May, 2017 26
188 Nevil Hutchinson 282 22nd July, 2017
189 Angela Lidgett 278 3rd December, 2017 Henia vesuviana, Dicyrtomina saundersi
190 Gillian Osborne 268 21st September, 2015 Rosebay Willowherb, Bloody Cranesbill, Red Clover, Herb Robert, Mugwort, Broad-leaved Willowherb, Sea Campion, Common Ragwort.
191 Duncan Halpin 231 12th July, 2016 26
192 Benjamin Horton 231 1st January, 2018 16
193 Ryan Mitchell 225 3rd January, 2016 21
194 Hester Small 213 2nd July, 2016 Cream Spot Ladybird,Sandwich Tern,Purple Sandpiper and Beadlet Sea Anemone.
195 Emily Small 205 19th November, 2017 haw finch 9
196 George Steedman Jones 202 14th January, 2018 Nuthatch (Sitta europea)- 21/12/17 -Herb Robert (Geranium robertianum) - 24/12/17- Navelwort (Umbilicus rupestris) - 24/12/17- Stonechat (Saxicola torquata) - 28/12/17 17
197 Daniel Asaw 178 30th October, 2016 Trypocopris vernalis,Pale tussock moth Caterpillar-Calliteara pundibunda: Ash Kent 09.10.16, Agabus bipustulatus, Uleiota planatus,Bitoma crenata, Aphodius conspurcatus: Pansanger park, 23.09.16. Asaphidion curtum: Bayfordbury 17.09.16, Anthocomus rufus, Dromius quadromaculatus Amwell, hertfordshire 27.08.16. Platycleis albopunctata, conocephalus brunneus, Crambe maritima,: Walmer, kent 09.08.16. Donacia simplex Gaddesden meadows 30.07.16 28
198 Sally Gordon 176 26th December, 2015 58
199 Dominic Couzens 174 10th June, 2014
200 jonathan moore 170 24th October, 2017 45