Sightings

May 2020

Date Species Name Scientific Name Recorder Locality
2020-05-26 Bird's-nest orchid Neottia nidus-avis (L.) Rich. Simon Crampin Primrose Hill
2020-05-10 Candelariella medians, a powdery yellow crustose lichen Rob Randall Bath Spa Station
2020-05-10 Garden Lobelia Lobelia erinus Linnaeus Rob Randall Manvers Street
2020-05-10 Normandina pulchella, a pale blue crustose lichen Rob Randall Bath Spa Station
2020-05-10 Placopyrenium fuscellum, a 'crazy-paving' lichen Placopyrenium fuscellum (Turner) Gueidan & Cl. Roux 2007 Rob Randall Bath Spa Station
2020-05-09 White bryony Bryonia dioica Jacq. Simon Crampin Woolley valley
2020-05-08 Aspicilia contorta, a khaki crustose lichen Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Caloplaca teicholyta, a silvery-white crustose lichen Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Candelaria medians, a powdery yellow crustose lichen Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Chewing-gum Lichen Lecanora muralis (Screb. 1771) Rabenh. 1845 Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Diploicia canescens, a common white crustose lichen Diploicia canescens (Dicks.) A. Massal. 1852 Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Dock Bug Coreus marginatus (L. 1758) Mike Williams Bath City Farm
2020-05-08 Green Shieldbug Palomena prasina (L. 1761) Mike Williams Bath City Farm
2020-05-08 Normandina pulchella, a pale blue crustose lichen Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Nursery-web Spider Pisaura mirabilis (Clerck 1757) Mike Williams Bath City Farm
2020-05-08 Orange tip Anthocharis cardamines Simon Crampin Pipley wood
2020-05-08 Physcia caesia, a silvery white leafy lichen Physcia caesia (Hoffm.) Hampe Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Protoblastenia rupestris, a common crustose lichen of walls Protoblastenia rupestris (Scop.) Steiner Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Ragged robin Silene flos-cuculi (Linnaeus) Greuter & Burdet Simon Crampin Pipley wood
2020-05-08 Red and Black Froghopper Cercopis vulnerata Rossi 1807 Mike Williams Bath City Farm
2020-05-08 Red headed cardinal beetle Pyrochroa serraticornis (Scopoli 1763) Simon Crampin Pipley wood
2020-05-08 Salsify Tragopogon porrifolius L. 1753 Simon Crampin Bath Racecourse
2020-05-08 Small Tortoiseshell Aglais urticae (L. 1758) Mike Williams Bath City Farm
2020-05-08 Swollen-thigh Beetle Oedemera nobilis (Scopoli 1763) Caroline Van Dierkson Crockford Farm, Winsley Hill
2020-05-08 Tephromela atra, a common black-and-white crustose lichen Tephromela atra (Huds.) Hafeliner 1983 Rob Randall Parade Gardens balustrade
2020-05-08 Western Conifer Seed Bug Leptoglossus occidentalis Heidemann 1910 Caroline Van Dierkson Crockford Farm, Winsley Hill
2020-05-07 Black headed cardinal beetle Pyrochroa coccinea (Linnaeus, 1761) Simon Crampin Northend
2020-05-07 Dingy skipper Erynnis tages Simon Crampin Chilcombe bottom
2020-05-07 Small copper Simon Crampin Chilcombe bottom
2020-05-06 Phaeophyscia orbicularis, a dark grey leafy lichen Rob Randall Sydney Gardens
2020-05-06 Xanthoria calcicola, a bright orange leafy-lichen Rob Randall Sydney Gardens
2020-05-02 Candelaria concolor, a bright yellow lichen Candelaria concolor (Dicks.) Stein Rob Randall Holcombe Green
2020-05-02 Green winged orchid Anacamptis morio (L.) R.M. Bateman, Pridgeon & M.W. Chase Simon Crampin Ensleigh
2020-05-01 Twayblade Neottia ovata (L.) Bluff & Fingerh. Simon Crampin Langridge
2020-05-01 Violet Oil Beetle Meloe violaceus Marsham 1802 Simon Crampin Langridge