Rank Full name Species total Last updated on Latest addition Age
101 Nigel Jones 1586 17th January, 2019 My best new ones for 2018: Beluga, Grey Catbird, Little Swift, American Royal Tern, White-faced Darter, Scarce Emerald Damselfly and Olive Crescent. 63
102 Liam Curson 1548 2nd August, 2017 Sooty Shearwater! 21
103 Richard Lawrence 1522 1st October, 2018 Idotea baltica, Idotea linealis, Aphrodita aculeate, Ophiothrix fragilis, Illosporiopsis christiansenii, Sanderling, Great White Egret.
104 Wil J Heeney 1506 10th January, 2017 Panagaeus cruxmajor
105 Pete Grainger 1500 12th October, 2018 Adding all my old records to Mapmate - got to 1989 so far! Slowly creeping up the second page of listers!
106 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)
107 Robert Jaques 1481 31st October, 2017 Scops Owl. Vestal
108 Josie Hewitt 1383 22nd September, 2018 The Brick (Agrochola circellaris) 22/9/18 20
109 Steve Alton 1379 20th August, 2014
110 Bill Mansfield 1379 29th October, 2017 Segrestia florentina, not 1st for County, but a close second. 42
111 Stephen O'Donnell 1371 9th April, 2015 Little Bustard
112 Reuben Nebbett-Blades 1358 5th January, 2019 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Great Grey Shrike, Firecrest, Wiillow Emerald, Norfolk Hawker, Scarce Emerald Damselfly, Agapanthia villosoviridescens, Woodlark, Lesser Whitethroat, Limnophila schranki (a cranefly), 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 15
113 Kevin Lunham 1346 9th December, 2018 Gold spot, Crescent, Olive moths, Ledra aurita 46
114 Richard Billington 1335 18th August, 2018 A nice trip to help a student gave me 8 new species of sea fish (Brill, Plaice, Greater and Raitt's Sand Eel, Corkwing Wrasse, Lesser Weever, Solenette and Greater Pipefish) along with the amazing Seppiola atlantica and Blue Stinger Jellyfish. Sitophorous granarius in the pasta in my cupboard was less well received in some ways. 41
115 Susy Jones 1326 4th December, 2018 Neobulgaria pura datronia mollis large wainscot tachystola acroxantha common plume moth beaded chestnut moth red lined quaker turnip moth square spot rustic light brown apple moth Hypsopygia glaucinalis Merveille du jour Box moth Carcina quercana Barred sallow orange birch bolete pink waxcap (Porpolomopsis calyptriformis) cauliflour fungus, Drapetisca socialis Purple toadflax Feverfew Ivory woodwax Cortinarius splendens Cortinarius croceacaeruleus Mealy Bigfoot webcap Lilac fibrecap mild milkcap Mycena Pura Burgundy drop bonnet Bitter poisonpie honey fungus Mycena archangeliana Death cap Verdigris agaric Beech knight Blushing bracket Marsh valerian, Glossy ibis dicranopalpus ramosus (from 2011!!) tachina fera sea sandwort gypsywort Annual sea blite Slender hare's ear Sea arrowgrass willow emerald damselfly, spear thistle lacebug, Branched bur-reed, knotted pearlwort, Nottingham catchfly, Large flowered evening primrose, Sea pea, Scentless mayweed, Blue fleabane, Burnet saxifrage, sea purslane, golden samphire, red hemp nettle, round leaved fluellen, common glasswort, greater sea-spurrey autumn gentian, ploughman's spikenard, marsh gentian, Southern migrant hawker, Oak nycteoline, velvet swimming crab, sargassum muticum, southern oak bush cricket, pirimela denticulata, sagartia troglodytes, athanas nitescens, European sting winkle, sand smelt, sand goby, 2 spot goby, halichondria panicea (a soinge), amphilectus fucorum (a sponge), signal crayfish sneezewort hoary ragwort nipplewort (lapsana communis) broad leaved cudweed nettle leaved bellflower Marsh fragrant orchid Sandhopper chaetogammarus marinus Pacific oyster Furbelows Sugar kelp Rock weed Sea lettuce Small spotted catshark Common/grey sea slug Gibbula umbilicalis Asterina gibbosa Compass jellyfish Lion's mane jellyfish Arctic tern Spear thistle English stone crop Dune helleborine Green flowered helleborine marsh helleborine White faced darter Single dotted wave Betony Greater burnet Devil's bit scabious Meadow clary several plants both common and scarce from north yorkshire, ptinomorphus imperialis, red grouse, early gentian, elysia viridis (a sea slug), hairy crab (pilumnus hirtellus), Shepherd's purse, Procumbent yellow sorrel, bush vetch, Carline thistle, Thyme leaved sandwort, Andrena cineraria, 28
116 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
117 Andrew Thomas 1290 4th November, 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) 31
118 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 ...
119 James Spencer 1265 2nd January, 2019 Yellow Tail, Little Swift, White-rumped Swift 36
120 Mark Peacock 1258 31st December, 2017 Devils Fingers from the "Most Wanted"...which I actually twitched..Ectoedemia heringi. 22 Spot Ladybird
121 Nicola Dixon 1250 18th May, 2016
122 Ian Pritchard 1221 7th November, 2018 Gymnopilus penetrans 52
123 Simon Pinder 1212 18th September, 2017 44
124 paul hughes 1200 27th August, 2018 27th August 2018 1198 Gnaphalium uliginosum Bellmoor Idle Valley Notts 1199 Filago vulgaris Gateford Notts 1200Trifolium hybridus Gateford Notts 46
125 Adam Hartley 1183 30th September, 2014
126 James Bailey 1141 28th June, 2016 Hedera hibernica 21
127 Amy Robjohns 1134 20th August, 2018
128 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
129 Neal Gates 1119 3rd September, 2014
130 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
131 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.
132 Elliot Dowding 1098 12th January, 2019 Honey Buzzard in Sussex - Chinese Water Deer near Blythburgh - Marsh Mallow, Marsh Sow-thistle and Stratiomys singularior in Suffolk - Lesser Yellowlegs at Titchwell - White-winged Black Tern at Frampton marsh - Stone Curlew and Yellow-legged Gull in Suffolk - Reed Dagger and Hare's-foot Clover near Blythburgh - Kidney-spot Ladybird at Buchan CP - Oak Bracket near Crawley - Common Dolphin & Minke Whale off Scilly - Lapland Bunting, Tawny Pipit, Ortolan Bunting, Yellow-browed Warbler, Sooty, Great & Balearic Shearwaters, Grey Phalarope all on Scilly - Ring-necked Duck at Leybourne Lakes. 24
133 Adam Cross 1087 13th October, 2018 Variety of plants from old survey notes on Western Isles, inc. fat-hen, bugloss, viviparous fescue, adder's tongue. 31
134 Amy Schwartz 1021 8th October, 2015 Woodchat shrike
135 Mark Colvin 1015 20th December, 2018 Case-bearing Clothes Moth, Tinea pellionella 59
136 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
137 Jerry Lanfear 961 2nd March, 2016 Peltigera didactyla
138 Alex Ramsay 933 16th August, 2017 0
139 Sharon Harrison 930 12th June, 2016
140 Chris Chesney Langsdon 906 27th October, 2017 30
141 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
142 Ian Taylor 897 17th June, 2018 Currently adding a large backlog of vascular plant records but genuinely new species for the UK over the last year were 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; Buff-breasted Sandpiper on Guernsey 10th September 2017; Amblystegium serpens, Brachythecium plumosum, Bryum donnianum, Dicranum majus, Didymodon insulanus, Frullania tamarisci, Isothecium alopecuroides, Lejeunea lamacerina, Ptychomitrium polyphyllum, Rhynchostegiella tenella, Saccogyna viticulosa, Schistidium rivulare, Tortella nitida and Tritomaria quinquedentata at Lynmouth, Devon on 5th March 2018; Fissidens adianthoides, Nowellia curvifolia and Trichostomum brachydontium at Watersmeet, Devon on 6th March 2018 and Marsh Fritillary on 9th June 2018 at Finglandrigg Wood NNR, Cumberland. 58
143 Megan Shersby 886 11th April, 2017
144 Andy Millar 859 30th August, 2014 Just added Toadflax Broacade to Lepidoptera having caught one last night.
145 Denise Murray 858 28th May, 2017 Dotterel 53
146 Alison Fure 850 30th April, 2014 Brown hairstreak butterfly
147 Keith Dickinson 845 14th January, 2019 13/1/19 Tundra bean goose 64
148 Grahame Madge 826 9th August, 2014 Harbour porpoise, Emerald damselfly, Essex skipper
149 Jacob Jackson 826 19th September, 2015 Long-spined sea scorpion, common sea urchin, chameleon prawn, five-bearded rockling, hairy crab, broad-clawed porcelain crab
150 Matthew Stevens 810 31st March, 2017 Adalia decempunctata, Subcoccinella vigintiquatuorpunctata, Lunularia cruciata, Apodemus sylvaticus; Metzgeria furcata 47
151 Mark Whittaker 805 1st August, 2018 Blue Fin Tuna 36
152 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
153 Meg Skinner 752 9th October, 2018 Small copper, black rustic, gold triangle 25
154 Ian Barthorpe 751 23rd January, 2017 American cliff swallow (RSPB Minsmere) 45
155 Jacob Spinks 750 28th November, 2018 17
156 Alan Shearman 732 5th December, 2014
157 Dara McAnulty 730 29th May, 2017 13
158 Neil Phillips 723 13th October, 2018 Beluga Whale, pectoral sandpiper
159 Brendan Sheils 723 6th December, 2014 Cattle Egret
160 Duerden Cormack 713 25th November, 2018 Northern Winter Moth 19
161 David Hunter 689 12th June, 2017 0
162 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.
163 Mark Cutts 631 1st August, 2017 0
164 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,
165 Liam Andrews 623 30th November, 2017 21
166 Hannah Dawe 622 7th December, 2014 Swallowtail
167 Shaun Pryor 610 3rd January, 2019 17/05/18 Anacamptis morio (green-winged orchid), Leucozona lucorum.
168 Geoff Morgan 603 29th October, 2015 Birds: Arctic Warbler 13/9/2015. Moths: Feathered Thorn 29/10/2015
169 Alan Richards 578 10th October, 2018 71
170 John van Breda 557 3rd November, 2015 43
171 George Wilkinson 555 13th July, 2017 Adder's-tongue, short-styled field-rose 22
172 Angela Lidgett 542 27th November, 2018 Ceratosphys amoena form confusa, Cylindroiulus pyrenaicus, Ommatoiulus moreleti, Autumn Gentian
173 Rebecca Faulkner 535 28th July, 2016
174 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
175 Michael Cross 528 28th June, 2015
176 Alex Cropper 521 19th February, 2015 Early Moth
177 James Common 514 23rd August, 2017
178 Christopher Wood 505 30th November, 2014
179 Chase Unwin 500 10th June, 2014 496 - Silaum silaus 497 - Scrophularia auriculata 498 - Linum catharticum 499 - Euphrasia stricta 500 - Ophrys apifera
180 Jacques Turner-Moss 490 28th May, 2016 Glossy Ibis (18th March 2016), Gagea bohimica, Smew, Scaup, 23
181 Victoria Burton 475 3rd January, 2017 Plectrophenax nivalis
182 Alexander Pleasance 475 23rd July, 2014
183 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
184 Libby Morris 439 15th August, 2018 Red Backed Shrike, Lesser Stag Beetle, Round Headed Rampion. Black Winged Stilt, Ruff, Bonaparte Gull 27
185 Teresa Fowler 430 22nd May, 2017 Adonis Blue (21 May 2017)
186 Ewan Parry 392 6th January, 2019 Anthobium unicolor, Paradromius linearis, Rhagium (Hagrium) bifasciatum, Sphaeroderma testaceum, Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata 23
187 Lee Walther 387 2nd June, 2016
188 Mike Bryant 381 4th May, 2015
189 Robert Pluck 374 28th May, 2016 35
190 Adam Parker 370 2nd November, 2018 COL: Lagria hirta; Exapion ulicis, Tenebrio molitor, Cionus scrophulariae DIP: Aulagromyza luteoscutellata; Scatomyza flava; Chrysopilus cristatus; Chrysops reticulus, Dasysyrphus albostriatus, Liriomyza striata MEC: Parnorpa communis HEM: Stenotus binotatus 30
191 Sophie Bagshaw 349 29th July, 2016 Harebell 18
192 Gus Routledge 348 28th January, 2016 18
193 Mike Lush 326 23rd July, 2014
194 Sami Sankey 319 9th June, 2017 Glaucous Shears 13
195 Steve McWilliam 314 10th May, 2014 The Greater Pipefish, (Syngnathus acus, Linnaeus, 1758)
196 Michael Ashford 290 18th July, 2017 Heterotoma planicornis - Mirid bug 23
197 Simi Bignall 285 25th April, 2018 52
198 Nevil Hutchinson 282 22nd July, 2017
199 Vivien Kent 268 20th November, 2018
200 Gillian Osborne 268 21st September, 2015 Rosebay Willowherb, Bloody Cranesbill, Red Clover, Herb Robert, Mugwort, Broad-leaved Willowherb, Sea Campion, Common Ragwort.