Sightings

Latest Sightings 2017

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February:

  • Red Admiral - 7th, Sidmouth (Roger Bristow)
  • Brimstone - 15th, Bovey Tracey (Roger Brothwood) - Fist sighting!
  • Comma  - 18th, Broadsands, Paignton (Clive Harris) - First sighting! - photo
  • Red Admiral - 18th, Cornwood, 3 seen nectaring on Snowdrops (Dave Gregory) - photo
  • Red Admiral - 24th, Railway Station, Newton Abbot (John Worth)

January:

 

 

2016 Sightings

January:Painted Lady

 

BrimstoneFebruary:

 

CommaMarch:

 

Orange-tipApril:

 

Adonis BlueMay:

 

Marbled WhiteJune:

 

Small SkipperJuly:

 

Brown HairstreakAugust:

 

 

Clouded YellowSeptember:

 

PeacockOctober:

 

November:

  • Holly Blue - 28th, Plymouth (Tor Elm)

 

December:

  • Brimstone - 23rd, Okehampton (Alan Flack)
  • Red Admiral - 29th, Dartmouth (Peter Shaw)
  • Red Admiral - 30th, Tor Cross (Stephen Wadsworth)