Cumbria Butterfly and Day-Flying Moth Sightings

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid Ref. Recorder Comment Image
21 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Spring Bank Lane Grange over Sands SD400784 David Eastlick sultry afternoon
21 May 2024 Wall Brown 1 Maryport prom Maryport Harbour NY038376 J Hill 46606.jpeg
21 May 2024 Drinker 1 Garden Holmrook SD078995 Tim Wayman
20 May 2024 Dingy Skipper 4 Kendal Fell Kendal SD508930 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% cloud
20 May 2024 Duke of Burgundy 3 Kendal Fell Kendal SD508930 Chris Winnick In the quarry.....20% sun
20 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Kendal Fell Kendal SD508930 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% cloud
20 May 2024 Pearl-bordered Fritillary 1 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD432832 D Jackson
20 May 2024 Peacock 1 Halecat Garden Centre Witherslack SD435835 D Jackson, Barbara Dixon
20 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440829 D Jackson, Barbara Dixon
20 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440829 D Jackson, Barbara Dixon
20 May 2024 Small Blue 2 Workington old Steelworks Workington NX98872912 Hayley Howard 46592.jpeg
20 May 2024 Green-veined White 3 Field by Overwater Uldale NY250352 Lorna Swift and Tim Dixon
20 May 2024 Orange-tip 15 Field by Overwater Uldale NY249351 Lorna Swift and Tim Dixon
20 May 2024 Silver Y 2 Verge Uldale NY256356 Lorna Swift and Tim Dixon
20 May 2024 Small Copper 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller Posed long enough for a photo. 1.10pm. 46603.jpeg
20 May 2024 Small Blue 15 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190714 Paul Haughian Hazy sun
19 May 2024 Brimstone 5 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD433873 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun/still.
19 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD433873 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun/still.
19 May 2024 Large Skipper 2 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD433873 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun/still.
19 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD433873 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun/still.
19 May 2024 Pearl-bordered Fritillary 4 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD433873 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun/still. Very late.... a relief to see.
19 May 2024 Small White 2 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD433873 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun/still.
19 May 2024 Dingy Skipper 13 Kendal Fell Extension Kendal SD503927 Chris Winnick 21oC 90% sun. Still. Freshly emerged.
19 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Kendal Fell Extension Kendal SD503927 Chris Winnick 21oC 90% sun. Still. Egg Laying.
19 May 2024 Unlisted 10 Kendal Fell Extension Kendal SD503927 Chris Winnick 21oC 90% sun. Still. Egg Laying.
19 May 2024 Brimstone 1 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD435866 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun. still.
19 May 2024 Brown Silver-line 2 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD435866 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun. still. Freshly emerged.
19 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD435866 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun. still.
19 May 2024 Pearl-bordered Fritillary 1 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD435866 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun. still. Freshly emerged.
19 May 2024 Silver Y 3 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD435866 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun. still. Freshly emerged.
19 May 2024 Speckled Wood 5 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD435866 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun. still.
19 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 2 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD435866 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun. still. Freshly emerged.
19 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Cumwhitton Brampton NY50665243 David Clarke First sightings this year in last couple of days. V frequent in (...) 46597.jpeg
19 May 2024 Duke of Burgundy 2 Gaitbattows Arnside SD455775 Graham Megson In roped off area.
19 May 2024 Green-veined White 2 Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 Mo Richards Hot and sunny
19 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 Mo Richards Hot and sunny
19 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 Mo Richards Hot and sunny
19 May 2024 Speckled Wood 5 Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 Mo Richards Hot and sunny
19 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 6 Caldbeck Conmon Fellside NY30913641 Pete Barron
19 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward First one I've seen here in 19 years
19 May 2024 Common Carpet 7 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495757 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Green-veined White 11 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495757 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Large White 1 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495757 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Latticed Heath 2 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495757 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Orange-tip 9 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495757 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze 5M 4F
19 May 2024 Peacock 3 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495757 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Silver Y 1 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495757 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Common Carpet 1 Green Lane Bewcastle NY561758 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Common Heath 2 Green Lane Bewcastle NY561758 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 4 Green Lane Bewcastle NY561758 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze on bilberry next to lane
19 May 2024 Green-veined White 21 Green Lane Bewcastle NY561758 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Orange-tip 7 Green Lane Bewcastle NY561758 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze 4M 3F
19 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Green Lane Bewcastle NY561758 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Silver Y 9 Green Lane Bewcastle NY561758 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Green Lane Bewcastle NY561758 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Common Carpet 5 Trough Head Kershope NY479745 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Green-veined White 27 Trough Head Kershope NY479745 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Orange-tip 20 Trough Head Kershope NY495757 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze 11M 9F
19 May 2024 Peacock 1 Trough Head Kershope NY479745 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Silver Y 4 Trough Head Kershope NY479745 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Small White 4 Trough Head Kershope NY479745 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze
19 May 2024 Wall Brown 1 Trough Head Kershope NY479745 Richard Brown sun 22deg sheltered from breeze may bred here as seen exactly (...)
19 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim Dixon
18 May 2024 Common Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190712 David Hughes Next to path alongside railway line. Very warm and sunny.
18 May 2024 Dingy Skipper 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190712 David Hughes Next to path running alongside railway line. Very warm and (...)
18 May 2024 Small Blue 7 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190712 David Hughes All next to footpath alongside railway line. Sunny and very (...) 46540.png
18 May 2024 Speckled Wood 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190712 David Hughes Next to path alongside railway line. Very warm and sunny.
18 May 2024 Silver Y 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Ian Tallon 46539.jpeg
18 May 2024 Orange-tip 6 Kent river banks Kendal SD516935 John Mounsey Both sexes, both river banks.. Nectaring on Cuckooflower. Sunny (...)
18 May 2024 Green-veined White 2 Roadside embankment Uldale NY251368 Lorna Swift
18 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Roadside embankment Uldale NY251368 Lorna Swift
18 May 2024 Brimstone 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390766 Margaret and David Eastlick 23 deg C, no wind, male
18 May 2024 Large White 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390766 Margaret and David Eastlick 23 deg C, no wind
18 May 2024 Orange-tip 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390766 Margaret and David Eastlick 23 deg C, no wind
18 May 2024 Small White 4 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390766 Margaret and David Eastlick 23 deg C, no wind
18 May 2024 Silver Y 9 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402568 Martin Keiller 46604.jpeg
18 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Disused quarry NW of Parkend Wigton NY283401 Mike Porter
18 May 2024 Common Heath 1 Wet area east of disused quarry NW of Parkend Wigton NY28494025 Mike Porter
18 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 1 Wet area east of disused quarry NW of Parkend Wigton NY28494025 Mike Porter On bilberry.
18 May 2024 Brown Silver-line 3 Thirlmere Keswick NY314152 Peter Ritson
18 May 2024 Orange-tip 13 Thirlmere Keswick NY314152 Peter Ritson M and F one Minimus
18 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Thirlmere Keswick NY314152 Peter Ritson
18 May 2024 Small White 2 Thirlmere Keswick NY314152 Peter Ritson
18 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 4 Thirlmere Keswick NY314152 Peter Ritson
18 May 2024 Green-veined White 4 Roadside near young trees Alston NY737497 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 11.30 am
18 May 2024 Orange-tip 9 Roadside near young trees Alston NY737497 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 11.30 am 5M 4F
18 May 2024 Silver Y 5 Roadside near young trees Alston NY737497 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 11.30 am
18 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 1 Roadside verges Alston NY740473 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 10.30 am
18 May 2024 Green-veined White 3 Roadside verges Alston NY740473 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 10.30 am
18 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Roadside verges Alston NY740473 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 10.30 am 6M 2F
18 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Roadside verges Alston NY740473 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 10.30 am
18 May 2024 Silver Y 1 Roadside verges Alston NY740473 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 10.30 am
18 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Roadside verges Alston NY740473 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 10.30 am
18 May 2024 Small White 2 Roadside verges Alston NY740473 Richard Brown sunny 18 deg 10.30 am
17 May 2024 Silver Y 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Ian Tallon 46590.jpeg
17 May 2024 Brimstone 1 Road to Meathop Moss Witherslack SD446822 Ian Tallon 46513.jpeg
17 May 2024 Pale Tussock 1 Garden shed, Stanwix Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller Dead, likely killed by a spider shortly after emergence from its (...) 46495.jpeg
17 May 2024 Common Carpet 3 Breaks Moss South East Brampton NY508653 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
17 May 2024 Common Heath 3 Breaks Moss South East Brampton NY508653 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
17 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 3 Breaks Moss South East Brampton NY508653 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
17 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Breaks Moss South East Brampton NY508653 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
17 May 2024 Orange-tip 5 Breaks Moss South East Brampton NY508653 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm 3M 2F
17 May 2024 Silver Hook 3 Breaks Moss South East Brampton NY508653 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
17 May 2024 Silver Y 12 Breaks Moss South East Brampton NY508653 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
17 May 2024 Green-veined White 4 Track To Breaks Moss Brampton NY496643 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
17 May 2024 Orange-tip 7 Track To Breaks Moss Brampton NY496643 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm 3M4F
17 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Track To Breaks Moss Brampton NY496643 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
17 May 2024 Speckled Wood 3 Track To Breaks Moss Brampton NY496643 Richard Brown 18 deg sun intervals 6 til 730pm
16 May 2024 Common Heath 3 Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY248583 Martin Keiller
16 May 2024 Unlisted 2 Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY248583 Martin Keiller Dark Tussock (Dicallomera fascelina). Two final instar larvae, (...) 46494.jpeg
16 May 2024 Dingy Skipper 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307541 Martin Keiller Around 4pm, sunny, my first of the year.
16 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY305540 Martin Keiller 3:30 - 4:10, increasingly sunny.
16 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY305540 Martin Keiller 5 males, 3 females. 3:30 - 4:10, increasingly sunny.
16 May 2024 Unlisted 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307541 Martin Keiller Small Yellow Underwing (Panemeria tenebrata). Mostly nectaring (...) 46501.jpeg
16 May 2024 Wall Brown 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY305540 Martin Keiller Looked very fresh. My first of the year. 3:30 - 4:10, (...)
16 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Tilberthwaite Coniston NY305011 Mo Richards Hazy
16 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Tilberthwaite Coniston NY305011 Mo Richards Hazy
16 May 2024 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson
16 May 2024 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson
16 May 2024 Small Blue 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190712 Paul Haughian Dull overcast. 46474.jpeg
16 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Thorneythwaite Seatoller NY249132 Pete Barron
16 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Cockermouth, Double Mills area Cockermouth NY110299 Peter Billinghurst
16 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Cockermouth, Double Mills area Cockermouth NY110299 Peter Billinghurst
16 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 14 Sheltered Valley Newbiggin cumrew NY564489 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze scattered
16 May 2024 Peacock 1 Sheltered Valley Newbiggin cumrew NY564489 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Sheltered Valley Newbiggin cumrew NY564489 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Silver Y 11 Sheltered Valley Newbiggin cumrew NY564489 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Brown Silver-line 2 Track To Moor Newbiggin cumrew NY562493 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Common Carpet 3 Track To Moor Newbiggin cumrew NY562493 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 4 Track To Moor Newbiggin cumrew NY562493 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Green-veined White 23 Track To Moor Newbiggin cumrew NY562493 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Orange-tip 15 Track To Moor Newbiggin cumrew NY562493 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze 10F 5M
16 May 2024 Silver Y 6 Track To Moor Newbiggin cumrew NY562493 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Track To Moor Newbiggin cumrew NY562493 Richard Brown cloud clearing to sunny 17deg strong E breeze
16 May 2024 Brimstone 6 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD431832 Rose Thompson Sunny 20 degrees
16 May 2024 Pearl-bordered Fritillary 2 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD431832 Rose Thompson Sunny 20 degrees
16 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 20 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD431832 Rose Thompson Sunny 20 degrees
15 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Thacka Beck Penrith NY506307 Ian Tallon
15 May 2024 Peacock 1 Thacka Beck Penrith NY506307 Ian Tallon
15 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Thacka Beck Penrith NY506307 Ian Tallon 46467.jpeg
15 May 2024 Large White 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
15 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
15 May 2024 Silver Y 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
15 May 2024 Small Copper 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller Briefly settled close by on a flower. My first of the year.
15 May 2024 Common Blue 3 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD198736 Paul Haughian 11am hazy
15 May 2024 Dingy Skipper 3 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD198736 Paul Haughian 10:30 hazy
15 May 2024 Dingy Skipper 3 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Paul Haughian 10am hazy
15 May 2024 Mother Shipton 1 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD198736 Paul Haughian 10:30 hazy
15 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Paul Haughian 10am hazy
15 May 2024 Silver Y 4 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD198736 Paul Haughian 10:30 hazy
15 May 2024 Small Heath 3 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD198736 Paul Haughian 11am hazy
15 May 2024 Wall Brown 7 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD198736 Paul Haughian 11am hazy
14 May 2024 Purple Bar 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 2pm litter pick. Drizzly.
14 May 2024 Silver Y 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 2pm litter pick. Drizzly.
14 May 2024 Small White 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190710 Helen Wallace 2pm litter pick. Drizzly.
14 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Garden Alstonby NY410653 Richard Brown sunny 22deg light breeze
14 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Garden Alstonby NY410653 Richard Brown sunny 22deg light breeze fresh female nectaring with wings (...)
14 May 2024 Large White 2 Garden Alstonby NY410653 Richard Brown sunny 22deg light breeze
14 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Garden Alstonby NY410653 Richard Brown sunny 22deg light breeze 2M 1F
14 May 2024 Small White 1 Garden Alstonby NY410653 Richard Brown sunny 22deg light breeze
14 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Garden Alstonby NY410653 Richard Brown sunny 22deg light breeze
13 May 2024 Duke of Burgundy 1 Kendal Fell Kendal SD504932 Chris Scaife 46441.jpeg
13 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
13 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
13 May 2024 Dingy Skipper 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Paul Haughian Between 12 and 1o'clock by the railway line.
13 May 2024 Small Blue 7 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Paul Haughian Between 12 and 1o'clock by the railway line.
13 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 1 Crag Wood Colthouse SD357988 S. Hazelwood
12 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Brow Foot Lane Staveley SD462999 Ian Tallon 3 Males & 1 Female 46409.jpeg
12 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Brow Lane Staveley SD462999 Ian Tallon 46406.jpeg
12 May 2024 Large White 1 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 John Callion
12 May 2024 Orange-tip 12 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 John Callion Both sexes
12 May 2024 Small Copper 1 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 John Callion
12 May 2024 Green-veined White 2 Silver Meadows Nature Reserve Dubwath NY198309 Lorna Swift
12 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Silver Meadows Nature Reserve Dubwath NY198309 Lorna Swift
12 May 2024 Peacock 1 Silver Meadows Nature Reserve Dubwath NY198309 Lorna Swift
12 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Low Crag Wood Crook SD461941 Lynne Farrell Female in garden
12 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD4382 Paul Rayney 46427.jpeg
12 May 2024 Green-veined White 11 Forestry road Kershope Bridge NY501834 Richard Brown 22deg sunny intervals 1 mile
12 May 2024 Orange-tip 5 Forestry road Kershope Bridge NY501834 Richard Brown 22deg sunny intervals 1 mile 1F 4M
12 May 2024 Peacock 2 Forestry road Kershope Bridge NY501834 Richard Brown 22deg sunny intervals 1 mile
12 May 2024 Green-veined White 59 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495756 Richard Brown 22deg sunny 1 mile
12 May 2024 Large White 1 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495756 Richard Brown 22deg sunny 1 mile
12 May 2024 Orange-tip 15 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495756 Richard Brown 22deg sunny 1 mile 8M 7F
12 May 2024 Peacock 1 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495756 Richard Brown 22deg sunny 1 mile
12 May 2024 Small White 4 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495756 Richard Brown 22deg sunny 1 mile
12 May 2024 Green-veined White 4 Kershope head bothy Kershope NY544864 Richard Brown 22deg sunny intervals 15M 8F
12 May 2024 Orange-tip 23 Kershope head bothy Kershope NY544864 Richard Brown 22deg sunny intervals 15M 8F
12 May 2024 Peacock 1 Kershope head bothy Kershope NY544864 Richard Brown 22deg sunny intervals
12 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 12 Woodland Thackthwaite NY1524223112 Thalia Sparke 46428.jpeg
12 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Garden Holmrook SD079994 Tim Wayman
12 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Garden Holmrook SD079994 Tim Wayman
12 May 2024 Orange-tip 7 Garden Holmrook SD079994 Tim Wayman
12 May 2024 Speckled Wood 2 Garden Holmrook SD079994 Tim Wayman
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Eggerslack Woods edge Grange over Sands SD404791 David Eastlick sunny, warm little wind
11 May 2024 Speckled Wood 3 Eggerslack Woods edge Grange over Sands SD404791 David Eastlick sunny, warm little wind
11 May 2024 Small Copper 1 Drigg Dunes Drigg SD0485498367 Jake Manson
11 May 2024 Wall Brown 1 Drigg Dunes Drigg SD0485498367 Jake Manson
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Old Sedbergh Road Kendal SD550926 John Mounsey All in flight as I drove past.
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 6 Road beside Burns Beck Moss Killington SD595879 John Mounsey Both sexes. 22deg.C. Overcast. Two nectaring on native (...)
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 10 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 5 Cunswick Hall Kendal SD4893 Lynne Farrell Male and female flying
11 May 2024 Green-veined White 2 Broughton Crags disused quarry Cockermouth NY088318 Peter Billinghurst
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Broughton Crags disused quarry Cockermouth NY088318 Peter Billinghurst
11 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Broughton Crags disused quarry Cockermouth NY088318 Peter Billinghurst
11 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Broughton Crags disused quarry Cockermouth NY088318 Peter Billinghurst
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 16 Aikbank Farm Waverton NY216458 Peter Ritson M and F . One Male was a Minimus
11 May 2024 Peacock 1 Aikbank Farm Waverton NY216458 Peter Ritson
11 May 2024 Speckled Wood 3 Aikbank Farm Waverton NY216458 Peter Ritson
11 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY463548 R H Jones fly through
11 May 2024 Green-veined White 10 King Edward Monument Burgh by Sands NY326612 Richard Brown sunny 24deg
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 21 King Edward Monument Burgh by Sands NY326612 Richard Brown sunny 24deg 14M 7F
11 May 2024 Peacock 3 King Edward Monument Burgh by Sands NY326612 Richard Brown sunny 24deg
11 May 2024 Wall Brown 1 King Edward Monument Burgh by Sands NY326612 Richard Brown sunny 24deg
11 May 2024 Common Carpet 2 Walton Moss North Brampton NY515674 Richard Brown sunny 24deg 530 630pm
11 May 2024 Common Heath 82 Walton Moss North Brampton NY515674 Richard Brown sunny 24deg 530 630pm
11 May 2024 Emperor Moth 1 Walton Moss North Brampton NY515674 Richard Brown sunny 24deg 530 630pm. disturbed 5 this time last year but did (...)
11 May 2024 Green-veined White 7 Walton Moss North Brampton NY515674 Richard Brown sunny 24deg 530 630pm
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Walton Moss North Brampton NY515674 Richard Brown sunny 24deg 530 630pm 5M 3F
11 May 2024 Peacock 3 Walton Moss North Brampton NY515674 Richard Brown sunny 24deg 530 630pm
11 May 2024 Silver Hook 2 Walton Moss North Brampton NY514674 Richard Brown
11 May 2024 Small White 3 Walton Moss North Brampton NY515674 Richard Brown sunny 24deg 530 630pm
11 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 1 Majesty Derwentwater Keswick NY255183 Robert Dawson Single seen on ground
11 May 2024 Comma 1 Garden Holmrook SD079995 Tim Wayman
11 May 2024 Green-veined White 2 Garden Holmrook SD079995 Tim Wayman
11 May 2024 Large White 1 Garden Holmrook SD079995 Tim Wayman
11 May 2024 Orange-tip 6 Garden Holmrook SD079995 Tim Wayman
11 May 2024 Speckled Wood 2 Garden Holmrook SD079995 Tim Wayman
10 May 2024 Dingy Skipper 1 Drigg Drigg SD0567799244 Chris Arthur 46361.jpeg
10 May 2024 Wall Brown 4 Drigg Drigg SD056990 Chris Arthur 46360.jpeg
10 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 1 Reston Scar Staveley SD462988 D Jackson
10 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Stavely Stavely SD476983 David Eastlick in fields immediately south of Craggy Plantation. Warm, sunny
10 May 2024 Small White 2 Stavely Stavely SD476983 David Eastlick in fields immediately south of Craggy Plantation. Warm, sunny
10 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Kendal Golf Club access road Kendal SD509926 John Mounsey 2 males at edge of Serpentine Wood. Warm sunny afternoon.
10 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Meadow eastof Kendal Golf Course Kendal SD507931 John Mounsey 1 male flying non-stop. Warm sunny afternoon.
10 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462548 R H Jones
10 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462548 R H Jones first of spring
10 May 2024 Green-veined White 21 Road Verges And Marsh Rockcliffe NY348622 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg 430pm 530pm
10 May 2024 Orange-tip 30 Road Verges And Marsh Rockcliffe NY348622 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg 18M 12F
10 May 2024 Peacock 1 Road Verges And Marsh Rockcliffe NY348622 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg 430pm 530pm
10 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Road Verges And Marsh Rockcliffe NY348622 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg 430pm 530pm
10 May 2024 Small White 4 Road Verges And Marsh Rockcliffe NY348622 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg 430pm 530pm
10 May 2024 Speckled Wood 3 Road Verges And Marsh Rockcliffe NY348622 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg 430pm 530pm
10 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 2 Woodland Garden Hayton Townhead NY515579 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg
10 May 2024 Large White 1 Woodland Garden Hayton Townhead NY515579 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg
10 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Woodland Garden Hayton Townhead NY515579 Richard Brown hazy sun 21deg 2M1F
9 May 2024 Small Copper 1 Field Crosthwaite SD434911 C Stebbings
9 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 West bank of Kent Kendal SD515935 John Mounsey Female. Settled on Cuckoo Flower, but too far away to see (...)
9 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 2 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD331985 Mo Richards hazy sun
9 May 2024 Orange-tip 15 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD331985 Mo Richards hazy sun
9 May 2024 Peacock 3 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD331985 Mo Richards hazy sun
9 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Evening Hill Cockermouth NY114307 Peter Billinghurst
9 May 2024 Brown Silver-line 19 Jockey Shield area Castle Carrock NY563557 Richard Brown sun light breeze 5 til 630pm
9 May 2024 Emperor Moth 2 Jockey Shield area Castle Carrock NY563557 Richard Brown sun light breeze 5 til 630pm
9 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 3 Jockey Shield area Castle Carrock NY563557 Richard Brown sun light breeze 5 til 630pm
9 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Jockey Shield area Castle Carrock NY563557 Richard Brown sun light breeze 5 til 630pm 2M 1F
9 May 2024 Silver Y 1 Jockey Shield area Castle Carrock NY563557 Richard Brown sun light breeze 5 til 630pm
9 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Jockey Shield area Castle Carrock NY563557 Richard Brown sun light breeze 5 til 630pm
9 May 2024 Speckled Wood 2 Jockey Shield area Castle Carrock NY563557 Richard Brown sun light breeze 5 til 630pm
9 May 2024 Speckled Yellow 1 Jockey Shield area Castle Carrock NY563557 Richard Brown sun light breeze 5 til 630pm
9 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Woodland Garden Castle Carrock NY540551 Richard Brown sun light breeze 2M 2F
9 May 2024 Speckled Wood 12 Wood Thackthwaite NY1459622912 Thalia Sparke 46339.jpeg
9 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim Dixon
9 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim Dixon
8 May 2024 Orange-tip 6 Embankment Uldale NY252367 Lorna Swift
8 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Near Blaithwaite House Wigton NY213448 Mike Porter Bright sunshine
8 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Roadside, above River Ellen, south of Oughtersidesouth of Aspatria NY128400 Mike Porter Bright sunshine
8 May 2024 Speckled Wood 4 Roadside, above River Ellen, south of Oughtersidesouth of Aspatria NY128400 Mike Porter Bright sunshine
8 May 2024 Orange-tip 5 Roadsides near Blaithwaite House Wigton NY2145 Mike Porter Bright sunshine
8 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Fishgarths Wood Ambleside NY360037 Mo Richards Hazy sun
8 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Tilberthwaite Coniston NY305011 Mo Richards hazy sun
8 May 2024 Silver Y 1 Breaks Moss South East Brampton NY508653 Richard Brown sun strong breeze 5pm
8 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Roadside verges Breaks Farm NY495644 Richard Brown 2M sun strong breeze 5pm
8 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Woodland Garden Corby Hill NY492580 Richard Brown sun pm light breeze 2M 1F
8 May 2024 Peacock 1 Woodland Garden Corby Hill NY492580 Richard Brown sun pm light breeze 2M 1F
8 May 2024 Silver Y 1 Woodland Garden Corby Hill NY492580 Richard Brown sun pm light breeze 2M 1F
8 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Woodland Garden Corby Hill NY492580 Richard Brown sun pm light breeze
8 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Garden Kendal SD508911 Rose Thompson 1 male and 2 females. Warm and sunny.
8 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim Dixon
8 May 2024 Large White 2 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim Dixon
8 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim Dixon
7 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Marsh Road Milnthorpe SD485823 Margaret and David Eastlick warm, little wind, aggregated grid reference
7 May 2024 Large White 1 Marsh Road Milnthorpe SD485823 Margaret and David Eastlick warm, little wind, aggregated grid reference
7 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Marsh Road Milnthorpe SD485823 Margaret and David Eastlick warm, little wind, aggregated grid reference, flying along head (...)
7 May 2024 Peacock 1 Marsh Road Milnthorpe SD485823 Margaret and David Eastlick warm, little wind, nectaring on bluebell aggregated grid (...)
7 May 2024 Small White 2 Marsh Road Milnthorpe SD485823 Margaret and David Eastlick warm, little wind, aggregated grid reference
7 May 2024 Green-veined White 5 Skelghyll Wood Ambleside NY386029 Mo Richards warm, hazy sun
7 May 2024 Brimstone 1 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson Female
7 May 2024 Orange-tip 4 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson Both male and female
7 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462548 R H Jones males
7 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Garden Hayton NY509576 Richard Brown male warm sunshine
7 May 2024 Peacock 1 Garden Hayton NY509576 Richard Brown warm sunshine
7 May 2024 Small White 2 Garden Hayton NY509576 Richard Brown warm sunshine
7 May 2024 Speckled Wood 2 Garden Hayton NY509576 Richard Brown warm sunshine
6 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Stott Park Bobbin Mill Finsthwaite SD3723288204 Jill Stevens
6 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462549 R H Jones
6 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462549 R H Jones males
5 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 West bank of river Kent Kendal SD515935 John Mounsey 15deg.C, still, bright overcast. Flying up and down river bank; (...)
3 May 2024 Orange-tip 12 Harrington shore Harrington NX987256 John Callion Males
3 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Kendal Castle footpath Kendal SD521923 John Mounsey Woodland edge sheltered from very strong wind. Overcast but (...)
3 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Kendal Castle footpath Kendal SD521923 John Mounsey Woodland edge sheltered from very strong wind. Overcast but (...)
3 May 2024 Orange-tip 6 Roadside by Cunningarth Plantation Wigton NY2646 Mike Porter
3 May 2024 Speckled Wood 1 Roadside by Cunningarth Plantation Wigton NY265461 Mike Porter 46287.jpeg
3 May 2024 Small White 2 Roadside north of Beckbottom Wigton NY270461 Mike Porter
3 May 2024 Green-veined White 11 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495756 Richard Brown 16deg sun 70% sheltered from strong breeze
3 May 2024 Orange-tip 10 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495756 Richard Brown 16deg sun 70% sheltered from strong breeze 4m 6f
3 May 2024 Peacock 12 Forestry Track Sleetbeck NY495756 Richard Brown 16deg sun 70% sheltered from strong breeze
3 May 2024 Green-veined White 2 Langley Burn Bridge Track Kershope NY512808 Richard Brown 16deg sun 70% sheltered from strong breeze
3 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Langley Burn Bridge Track Kershope NY512808 Richard Brown 16deg sun 70% sheltered from strong breeze
3 May 2024 Drinker 1 Campfield Marsh RSPB Reserve Bowness-on-Solway NY200608 Tony Marsh 46302.jpeg
3 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 1 Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY253584 Tony Marsh 46300.jpeg
3 May 2024 Speckled Wood 2 Drumburgh Moss Keswick NY255590 Tony Marsh 46299.jpeg
3 May 2024 Common Heath 1 Glasson Moss Glasson NY235597 Tony Marsh 46301.jpeg
2 May 2024 Orange-tip 6 Nr Conishead Priory Ulverston SD307758 Brian and Lindsey Snell
2 May 2024 Small White 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift On shrub
2 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Silver Meadows Nature Reserve Dubwath NY198309 Lorna Swift
2 May 2024 Peacock 1 Silver Meadows Nature Reserve Dubwath NY198309 Lorna Swift
2 May 2024 Large White 1 Arnside village Arnside SD455785 Lynne Farrell In garden on Bowles Mauve wallflower
2 May 2024 Brimstone 2 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 Martin Chadwick
2 May 2024 Comma 1 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 Martin Chadwick
2 May 2024 Common Heath 5 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 Martin Chadwick
2 May 2024 Emperor Moth 8 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 Martin Chadwick Eight males attracted to a pheromone lure within five minutes (...)
2 May 2024 Green-veined White 1 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 Martin Chadwick
2 May 2024 Peacock 1 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 Martin Chadwick
2 May 2024 Brimstone 2 Meathop Moss Nature Reserve Ulpha SD447820 Mo Richards Sunny
2 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 4 Meathop Moss Nature Reserve Ulpha SD447820 Mo Richards Sunny
2 May 2024 Brimstone 3 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson Very warm and sunny
2 May 2024 Brimstone 3 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson Very warm and sunny
2 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson Very warm and sunny
2 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 Pamela Wilson Very warm and sunny
2 May 2024 Peacock 2 Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY564617 Richard Brown cloudy v windy 4.30pm
2 May 2024 Orange-tip 1 Village green Laversdale NY475625 Richard Brown tiny male less than 1/2 size
2 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Woodland Garden Castle Carrock NY540550 Richard Brown sun 70 % v windy slightly worn
2 May 2024 Holly Blue 1 Garden Kendal SD528927 Rose Thompson
2 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Garden Kendal SD528927 Rose Thompson Both males. Warm.
1 May 2024 Brimstone 1 Lindale Recreation Ground Lindale SD417803 D Jackson
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Lindale Recreation Ground Lindale SD417803 D Jackson Males
1 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Lindale Recreation Ground Lindale SD417803 D Jackson
1 May 2024 Small White 1 Lindale Recreation Ground Lindale SD417803 D Jackson
1 May 2024 Common Heath 6 Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD225853 Helen Wallace 18C. 13.30-14.15
1 May 2024 Emperor Moth 3 Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD225853 Helen Wallace 18C. 13.30-14.15. All male.
1 May 2024 Green Hairstreak 14 Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD225853 Helen Wallace 18C. 13.30-14.15
1 May 2024 Peacock 3 Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD225853 Helen Wallace 18C. 13.30-14.15
1 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD225853 Helen Wallace 18C. 13.30-14.15
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
1 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 3 Roadside verge Uldale NY251367 Lorna Swift
1 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Roadside verge Uldale NY252367 Lorna Swift
1 May 2024 Green-veined White 3 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller Including a mating pair, 3.20pm. 46605.jpeg
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards warm
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards warm
1 May 2024 Peacock 5 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards warm
1 May 2024 Peacock 5 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards warm
1 May 2024 Peacock 5 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards warm
1 May 2024 Peacock 5 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards warm
1 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards warm
1 May 2024 Red Admiral 1 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 Mo Richards warm
1 May 2024 Small White 1 House Laversdale NY476625 Richard Brown flew into house
1 May 2024 Common Heath 36 Walton Moss North Brampton NY514674 Richard Brown had been sunny warm, thick cloud and Easterly breeze
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Woodland Garden Corby Hill NY491580 Richard Brown m and f sunny warm
1 May 2024 Peacock 1 Woodland Garden Corby Hill NY491580 Richard Brown m and f sunny warm
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Canal path Kendal SD520915 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny. Both males.
1 May 2024 Brimstone 2 Farrer's Allotment Witherslack SD454858 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny. One male, one female.
1 May 2024 Speckled Wood 2 Farrer's Allotment Witherslack SD454858 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny.
1 May 2024 Brimstone 6 Rawson's Wood Witherslack SD463858 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny. All males.
1 May 2024 Green-veined White 3 Rawson's Wood Witherslack SD463858 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny. One single male. One pair, male and female (...)
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 9 Rawson's Wood Witherslack SD463858 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny. All males
1 May 2024 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Rawson's Wood Witherslack SD463858 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny.
1 May 2024 Small White 1 Rawson's Wood Witherslack SD463858 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny.
1 May 2024 Speckled Wood 2 Rawson's Wood Witherslack SD463858 Rose Thompson Warm and sunny.
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 8 Claife Heights area nr Hawkshead SD363990 S Hazelwood Warm sunshine, calm. 11-1pm 7 males, 1 female. Disappointed (...)
1 May 2024 Peacock 1 On road Keswick NY274227 Tim Dixon
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Pathway Keswick NY273229 Tim Dixon
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Pathway near Castlerigg Keswick NY282222 Tim Dixon
1 May 2024 Orange-tip 2 Our Garden Portinscale NY249237 Tony Marsh Males chasing one another around. Nectaring on Herb Robert 46306.jpeg