Nottinghamshire Flutterings 21st March 2016. Comma and Toton Sidings bonanza.

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Highlights:

Comma [06/02/1998-24/11/2011] –  our first Comma records for the year on 20/3/16

A remarkable count of 18 Small Tortoiseshell and 11 Peacock in yesterday’s sunshine at Toton Sidings (Mark Searle).

Hummingbird Hawk-moth observed on 11/3/16 by Tony Critchley in Nuthall.

This is a table all reported sightings since last time:

SpeciesDateSiteNumberObserver
Brimstone10/03/2016Bilsthorpe1Ken Lomas
Brimstone20/03/2016Burton Joyce1Bob & Glenis Beck
Brimstone20/03/2016Chilwell2Jane Howe
Brimstone20/03/2016Newark1Carl Cornish
Brimstone20/03/2016Retford1Diane Hibbert
Brimstone20/03/2016Toton Sidings1Mark Searle
Comma20/03/2016Bestwood1Antoni Lachetta
Comma20/03/2016Bramcote1Richard Rogers
Comma20/03/2016Budby Pumping Station2Dave Morton
Comma20/03/2016Sandybanks LNR1Antoni Lachetta
Comma20/03/2016Toton Sidings2Mark Searle
Peacock20/03/2016Burton Joyce1Bob & Glenis Beck
Peacock20/03/2016Chilwell1Jane Howe
Peacock20/03/2016Chilwell1Iris & Derek Martin
Peacock20/03/2016Sandybanks LNR1Antoni Lachetta
Peacock20/03/2016Toton Sidings11Mark Searle
Red Admiral11/03/2016Bestwood1Antoni Lachetta
Red Admiral14/03/2016Langold1Pauline Bradford
Small Tortoiseshell20/03/2016Burton Joyce1Bob & Glenis Beck
Small Tortoiseshell19/03/2016Chilwell1Jane Howe
Small Tortoiseshell20/03/2016Compton Acres1Laurence Archibald
Small Tortoiseshell20/03/2016Keyworth1Neil Pinder
Small Tortoiseshell16/03/2016Mansfield1Ken Lomas
Small Tortoiseshell20/03/2016Netherfield1Lorna Griffiths
Small Tortoiseshell20/03/2016Retford1Diane Hibbert
Small Tortoiseshell20/03/2016Sandybanks LNR2Antoni Lachetta
Small Tortoiseshell20/03/2016Toton Sidings18Mark Searle

 

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