Rankings

Rank Full name Species total Last updated on Latest addition Age
1 Jonty Denton 12941 19th May, 2022 Leucoma salicis, Rondania fasciata, Epyris niger, Mompha terminella, Triaxomera fulvimitrella, Aplasta ononaria, Bethylus dendrophilus Phaulernis fulviguttella, Andrena pilipes, Philonthus sanguinolentus, Stenichnus bicolor Chrysis fulgida, Dasycela oliviella, Ochthebius viridis, Hardya melanopsis, Conioscinella gallarum, Phyllocnistis xenia, Ortholomus punctipennis 55
2 David Gibbs 11575 19th April, 2018 Rhagium inquisitor 28/10/15 reared from larvae found in Black Wood of Rannoch 31/3/14; Chestnut Bunting Emberiza rutila Papa Westray, 25/10/15
3 Mark Telfer 8681 16th February, 2020 Bledius tricornis (rove-beetle), Ephydra macellaria, Philotelma rossii, Haloscatella dichaeta (shoreflies), Barling Marshes, 4.ii.2020. Trichocera annulata (winter gnat), back garden, 25.i.2020. Troglomyces ?rossii? (Laboulbeniales fungus on Ophyiulus germanicus millipedes NEW TO BRITAIN & IRELAND), Ventnor Botanic Gardens, 12.ii.2019 & Belfast, 17.ix.2019. Acaeroplastes ?melanurus? (woodlouse NEW TO BRITAIN), Tresco, 21.x.2019. Laccaria laccata (The Deceiver), Gymnopus confluens (Clustered Toughshank), Glenmore Wood, Co. Tyrone, 19.ix.2019. Brachygluta simplicior (pselaphine beetle, 3rd British record), Thanatus striatus (spider), Walberswick, 17.i.2020. Triaeris stenaspis (spider; 2nd British record), Coleosoma floridanum, Achaearanea tepidariorum (spiders), Whipsnade Zoo Butterfly House, 13.i.2020. Barbatula barbatula (Stone Loach), Macronychus quadrituberculatus (riffle beetle), Brychius elevatus (diving beetle), Pomatinus substriatus (long-toed water beetle), Aphelocheirus aestivalis (River Bug), River Teme at Bransford Bridge, 20.viii.2019. [List total last updated 15.ii.2020]
4 Richard Comont 8615 23rd June, 2022 A couple of bioblitzes, in Leicester and Plymouth 37
5 Alastair Stevenson 8522 30th January, 2022 Some highlights from 2021: Clifden Nonpareil, Scarce Hook-tip, Barrett's Marbled Coronet, Northern Mockingbird, Long-toed Stint, Scilly Shrew, Lesser Horseshoe Bat, Laboratory Stick Insect, Lesser Octopus, Red Gurnard, Bombus muscorum, Opilo mollis, Clytra quadripunctata, Macropodia tenuirostris, Asterina phylactica, Hericium erinaceus, Clathrus archeri, Eumenes coarctatus, Formica rufibarbis, Lasius emarginatus, Lasius fuliginosus, Dilta chateri, Sabacon viscayanus, Peribalus strictus, Hemacerus mirmicoides, Zaraea fasciata, Urocerus gigas.
6 Graeme Lyons 8271 27th September, 2022 Conger Eel, Nursehound and Turban Topshell at Looe, Cornwall in August. Involvulus cupreus West Sussex in August too. 44
7 Steve Lane 7875 30th August, 2022 Fourth update of 2022, with 55 additions, which include: 12 Coleoptera including, from the Outer Hebrides; Carabus clatratus, Patrobus assimilis, Ochthebius punctatus and Contacyphon kongsbergensis; Anthonomus conspersus from near Moffat; from Warcop (Cumbria), Ischnopoda scitula, and from West Norfolk, Glischrochilus quadrisignatus, first confirmed NEW to Britain, Atheta (Philhygra) hygrobia and Calambus bipustulatus; 12 Lepidoptera, including Pempelia genistella, from Broomscot Common, Norfolk, 6 plants, including Slender Hare's-ear at Thornham, West Norfolk, 5 Hemiptera, including Tuponia hippophaes and Eremocoris fenestratus from Old Hunstanton, West Norfolk, 4 Diptera and 3 birds - Golden Eagle, Cape Gull (Grafham Water) and Storm Petrel.
8 Stephen Plummer 7810 26th September, 2022 5 weeks in Scotland with a Wildflower Society meeting in Forres & the BMS Upland Foray at Strathpeffer book-ending 3 weeks on the NC500, resulted in a wonderful selection of 150 new species (so far). Highlights have been Fin Whale, Risso's Dolphin, Dickie's Bladder-fern, Lobaria pulmonaria, Intermediate Wintergreen, Scot's Lovage, Bee Chafer, Small Adder's-tongue, Magellan Ragwort, Broken-belted Bumblebee, Norwegian Mugwort (with incredible views from the summit of Cul Mor), Pretty Pinion, Northern Arches, Oysterplant (loads!), Mycena viridimarginata, and a Cortinarius that I found which keys to Cortinarius cf. citreisporus (probably the second British record if DNA confirms it).
9 Nicola Bacciu 7788 21st July, 2021 Lichens from survey work - lots of New Rare and Interesting, plus several spiders from helping James McGill target appropriate geological areas for Civizelotes (several new colonies found in Devon) 53
10 Paul Bowyer 7733 17th October, 2021 Recent additions: Ectoedemia erthyrogenella, Bloxworth Snout, Feathered Brindle, Phyllonorycter emberizaepenella, Caloptilia populetorum, Deep-brown Dart, Chrysoesthia drurella, The Wormwood, Notocelia incarnatana, Platyedra subcinerea, Caryocolum marmorea, Lace Border, Gymnancyla canella, Acleris emargana, Rhopobota stagana, Phyllonorycter harrisella, Povolnya leucapennella, Gynnidomorpha luridana, Tree-lichen Beauty, Least Carpet, Sitochroa palealis, Beech-green Carpet, Antispila metalella, Scythris empetrella, Purple-bordered Gold, Ptycholomoides aeriferana, Dotted Border Wave, Speckled Footman, Festoon, Scarce Hook-tip, Dichomeris ustalella, Triaxomera parasitella, Choristoneura hebenstreitella, Small Argent and Sable, Playptilia calodactyla, Wood Tiger, Elachista stabilella, Scarce Blackneck, Isotrias rectifasciana, Satyr Pug, Eucosmomorpha albersana, Red-tipped Clearwing, Aethes hartmanniana, Epinotia demarniana, Glyphipterix forsterella, Yponomeuta cagnagella, Lampronia morosa, Alder Kitten, Barrett's Marbled Coronet, Horse Chestnut, Metriotes lutarea, Schiffermuellerina grandis, Wheeleria spilodcactylus, Capua vulgana, Great Prominent, Pyrausta nigrata, Coleophora potentillae.
11 Brian Eversham 7658 28th September, 2022 2018-2021 have been very lean years for diversity, as I've spent more time trying to write workable keys to the new elm species (latest version at https://www.wildlifebcn.org/sites/default/files/2021-07/Complete%20key%20to%20native%20and%20naturalised%20elms.pdf ). I've made some time in winter for more on Cladonia and Sphagnum, and in the New Forest, I finally found Cladonia mediterranea and C. zopfii, and North York Moors C. merochlorophaea and C. cryptochlorophaea. I've worked through nearly all the eastern Englisn Goldilocks Buttercup species too.
12 Tony Davis 7304 10th March, 2022
13 Tim Hodge 7202 26th September, 2022 Some recent IDs 09/06/21: Nebria livida, Dyschirius thoracicus, Pardosa monticola, Tetropium gabrieli, Botanophila laterella, Helcomyza ustulata, Rhamphomyia maculipennis, Rhamphomyia tarsata, Cidaphus alarius and Acrobasis suavella 67
14 Matt Prince 7065 10th January, 2020 Obviously this year was dominated by the Spider Year List with an astounding 50 spider lifers in 2019 - almost one a week and it wasn't like i was starting from scratch. Congratulations to the winner Graeme, but you know I had a great time, plus some amazing spiders :- Dec - Thyreosthenius parasiticus, Panamomops sulcifrons Oct - Marpissa radiata, Glyphesis servulus, Walckenaeria alticeps, Clubiona rosserae, Hygrolycosa rubrofasciata,Neon valentulus, Scotina gracilipes Sep Macaroeris nidicolens, Tegenaria agrestis, Zoropsis spinimana (a beast now she's grown a bit), Anyphaena numida, Micaria subopaca, Nigma walckenaeri, Philodromus fallax (at last!), Agroeca proxima July Allomengea vidua June Gnaphosa occidentalis, Agyneta ramosa, Dipoena tristis, Entelecara omissa, Thanatus striatus, Salticus zebraneus, Pirata uliginosus, Erigone welchi May Zora silvestris, Nigma flavescens, Oxyopes heterophthalmus, Pirata tenuitarsis, Hypsosinga albovittata, Trichoncus affinis, Maso gallicus, Cheiracanthium virescens, Trichopterna cito, Theridion blackwalli , Araeoncus humilis, Euophrys herbigrada Apr Robertus arundineti Silometopus ambiguus, Walckenaeria obtusa, Centromerus serratus, Mermessus trilobatus (new for Devon), Saloca diceros May Mermessus denticulatus (new to UK), Entelecara erythropus, Silometopus incurvatus Feb Meioneta mollis, Typhochrestus digitatus, Walckenaeria monoceros 50
15 Julian Small 6950 19th September, 2022 Bird - Red-necked Phalarope. Bugs: Acompocoris pygmaeus and Agnocoris reclairei. Beetle: Phyllotreta vittula. Flies: Exechia exigua, Phalactrotophora fasciata, Eumerus funeralis, Cheilosia scutellata, Helina calceata, Ocytata pallipes, Tachydromia smithi, Limnophora tigrina, Hydrotaea floccosa and Limnophora triangula. Wasps: Bathythrix pellucidator, Colpotrochia cincta, Zatypota bohemani, Hypsicera flaviceps, Therophilus rugulosus, Nematomicrus tenellus, Enclisis macilenta, Triclistus facialis, Mesoleptus laevigatus, Exochus erythronotus and Psilus cornutus. Moths: Convolvulus Hawk-moth and Coleophora paripennella. Plant: Medicago sativa 48
16 the late Eric Philp 6878 21st April, 2014 Eric's pan-species list is dated 3rd July 2012.
17 Andrew Cunningham 6810 1st May, 2021 Ptenidium nitidum Empis planetica Aphodius granarius Poecilus versicolor Callitula pyrrhogaster Phorbia moliniaris Epuraea aestiva Lesteva sicula Nomada lathburiana Cilea silphoides
18 Kevin Rylands 6750 23rd September, 2022 Dawlish Warren keeps providing; Moths - Barred Hooktip, Alder Signal, Poplar Bent-wing & Rest-harrow Piercer; Weevils - Anoplus roboris, Hadroplontus litura, Orchestes quercus & Tachyerges salicis; Bugs - Neolygus viridis & Stictopleurus abutilon; Bees - Fork-tailed Flower, Shiny-vented Sharp-tail & Shaggy Furrow; Wasps - Crossocerus quadrimaculatus, Diodontus minutus, Oxybelus argentatus and Enicospilus inflexus, one of the red ichneumons; Flies - Miltogramma germari, the very smart Ectophasia crassipennis, Dioxyna bidentis & Ivy Waspgrabber. A return trip to Kent saw more moths including Hoary Footman, Straw Belle, White Spot, Toadflax Brocade, Mugwort Bell, Fiery & Orange-legged Clearwing along with Dainty Damselfy, and the caddis Limnephilus decipiens & Phryganea grandis. The Island added Olive Moth along with Lichen Crest and Yellow-spot Lift, the beetle Antherophagus pallens, the leafhoppers Thamnotettix confinis & dilutior, Elm Zigzag Sawfly and Dull-vented Sharp-tail. 49
19 Simon Davey 6722 30th December, 2018 Rufous Turtle Dove, Radford's Flame Shoulder, Abia sericea, Andrena vaga
20 Seth Gibson 6633 1st October, 2022 Oct - Des Etangs' St John's-wort, Newtonmore. Sept - a very healthy total of 21 vascular plants added including Downy and Mountain Willows, Alpine Lady-fern, One-coned Clubmoss, Chestnut Rush, Sheathed and Slender Sedges. Lesser gems included Brown Bent, Eastern Crack-willow and the long overdue Hoary Willowherb. Then there was a load of drossy naturalised shite in urban settings including Doorenbo's Coralberry, Italian Toadflax, Spanish Gorse, Round-leaved Saxifrage, Buck's-beard, Oceanspray and Rockery Bistort. From the expansive mountaintops of Speyside to the sprawling council estates of Glasgow, I'm positively loving my botany. Roll on October! 50
21 Calum Urquhart 6444 16th March, 2021 Dicyrtomina ornata (Springtail), Bolitophagus reticulatus (Tenebrionid beetle), Pseudopsocus rostocki (Psocid). 23
22 William Bishop 6433 26th September, 2022 Epinotia granitana in garden trap 14/05/22, fourth British record.
23 Andy Musgrove 6370 1st October, 2022 First nine months of 2022 yielded 361 new, including 106 beetles, 70 spiders, 39 bugs, 35 Hymenoptera, 33 moths, 23 plants, 23 flies, Black-browned Albatross, Chequered Skipper, Brown Haistreak, Azure Hawker, Northern Damselfly, White-faced Darter, Sickle-bearing Bush-cricket etc. 51
24 Malcolm Storey 6112 26th January, 2020 Steatonyssus periblepharus (bat mite)
25 John Martin 5902 21st March, 2022 Updated with 246 new species from 2020, mainly from the home 1km square, a few excellent hoverating and bee trips in the area with Nigel Jones and local midweek outings with the wildlife group in Shropshire. Year's highlights included Sericomyia superbiens, Callicera rufa, Prickly Stick-insects, 7 life caddis in the garden, three new clearwings, and The Crescent in the garden. 62
26 John Coldwell 5860 15th March, 2021 Chrysolina marginata. 2014 additions now included, 92 diptera, mainly calypterates, all from Barnsley area. Quite a few chironomids new for 2015. Also Ring-necked Parakeet and a new mammal - Chinese Water Deer (not from Barnsley!) 2016 saw 52 new diptera recorded locally, mainly chironomids, 6 new to Yorkshire. Pipunculus oldenbergi was a large pipunculid found at 2 localites also new for Yorks. A mysterious agromyzid that so far has evaded determination awaits specialist attention. Dusky Thrush.
27 Sam Thomas 5241 9th January, 2022 641 new species in 2021, mostly Diptera (338) and vascular plants (103). Highlights included Gentianopsis ciliata, Sylvicola fuscatus - a fly new for the UK, Humpback and Fin Whales off Scilly, Cornish Sucker, Mountain Ringlet and a Capercaillie causing a traffic jam. End of year review blog: https://sjtbotany.blogspot.com/2021/12/biological-recording-and-psl-review-2021.html 33
28 George Tordoff 5137 7th November, 2020 First update for over 2 years, phew! 90 new moths, 77 new fungi, 68 new beetles & 65 new flies. 44
29 Neil Fletcher 5005 6th March, 2021 Passed 5,000 finally, after a quiet year because of lockdown. 2021 starting slowly, but a few new species already, inluding 2 fungi on Ash samara and a bacterial gall on gooseberry!
30 Sally Luker 4918 9th August, 2022
31 Sean Browne 4893 22nd August, 2022 298 new species in 2022 so far. The highlight was finding the Hov. Cheilosia caerulescens in my garden, a 1st for Notts. 65
32 Ali(stair) Shuttleworth 4857 2nd October, 2022 (JULY) {Scilly - Star Ascidian, Prickly Stick, Yellow V Moth, Dolicharthria punctalis, Opogona omoscopa (leps), Krauss's Clubmoss, Giant Umbrella Sedge, Tubular Water Dropwort plus >100 more (vasc), Snakelocks Anemone, Blue Shark, Golden Hair Lichen}, Buff Arches (moth), Andrena wilkella (hym), Meloe proscabaeus (triungulin from An.wilkella), Tawny-barred Angle (moth), Hylaeus communis (hym), Milky Bellflower (vasc), Aethes rubigana, Batrachedra praeangusta (moth), Carpatolechia fugitivella, Crambus pascuella (moth), Erysiphe aquilegiae (fun), Zeiraphera isertana (moth, 2nd VC85, narrowly beaten by days)(AUG) Dingy Footman, Eudonia truncicolella, Neocochylis dubitana (moth), Lasioglossum cupromicans (hym), Lepidium virginicum (vasc), Eelpout (fi sh!), Rissoa parva (mol), Flabelligera affinis (annelid), Botrylloides leachii (ascidian) (SEP) Uromyces polygoni-aviculare (fun), Dalkeith CP +10 fungi
33 Martin Harvey 4809 27th January, 2019 Finally (it's only taken me six years or so!) I've got round to properly sorting out the links between my MapMate species names and my iRecord species names. I've also filtered out various species aggregates and sub-species that were being double-counted. I now have a much tidier, but shorter, list! This hides a few additions during 2018 (mostly flies and beetles), and also provides incentive to keep recording during 2019 :)
34 Christian Owen 4734 1st October, 2022 I'm adding in as i find them at the moment, and they are flying in - currently having fun with the bugs in Aberdare. Water Lily Aphid - Duffryn Gardens Nomada armata and Andrena hattorfiana - Coombe Bissett Down / Ribautiana debilis, Dichrooscytus rufipennis, Salticus cingulatus and Typhlocyba quercus - Aberdare / Lamproplax picea, Glocianus punctiger - Crosshands / Dicranotropis divergens, Wood tiger and Planaphrodes bifasciata - Penrhys / Talavera aequipes and Calocoris roseomaculatus - Oakdale / Arachnospila anceps and Xylota xanthocnema - Llantrisant / Hydroptila forcipata to garden moth trap /Herina palustris, Adelphocoris seticornis, Narrow-bordered Bee Hawk-moth and finally found Staphylinus erythropterus, they have all been S. dimidiaticornis - Cross Hands /Chloriona unicolor, Ischnodemus sabuleti (European Chinchbug), Temnocerus longiceps and Tachyerges pseudostigma - Oakdale / Going to be giving flies a good look at this year and a few other groups I've been neglecting over the years. Norellisoma opacum is my best find so far this year.
35 Bill Urwin 4653 14th August, 2022 A surprise gull added and a load of lichens from a walk in north Devon, 70
36 Pete Forrest 4629 15th July, 2022 Recently back from my first ever visit to The Isles of Scilly. A good number of new plants, of course, of which my favourite five were; Woad-leaved Ragwort, Kangaroo-apple, Heart-leaved Dewplant, Rough Dog's-tail and Agapanthis. (some of these chosen due to the difficulty in finding them rather than their appearance!) Also a range of other new species from other groups for which my five favourites were; Prickly Stick-insect, Yellow v-moth, Goose Barnacle, Light-bulb Ascidian and Golden Hair Lichen.
37 Colin Smith 4473 19th June, 2022 65
38 Martin Bell 4401 30th September, 2022 61
39 Nicholas Montegriffo 4316 9th June, 2021 River Warbler 62
40 James McCulloch 4104 27th August, 2022 New additions from working in Wytham Woods during August: Listrodromus nycthemerus, Allygidius commutatus, Columella aspera, Scymnus haemorrhoidalis, Oncotylus viridiflavus, Gasteruption assectator, Anacampsis blattarella, Arthaldeus pascuellus, Atomaria lewisi, Orthoperus brunnipes, Monotoma picipes, Omonadus floralis, Pomatias elegans, Corticaria impressa, Mompha epilobiella, Graphomya maculata, Closteromus norwegicus, Stilbus testaceus, Adarrus ocellaris, Anacaena globulus, Protapion assimile, Acanthothrips nodicornis, Platnickina tincta, Argyra leucocephala, Psylliodes chrysocephala, Plodia interpunctella, Conops quadrifasciatus, Trypoxylon clavicerum, Stictopleurus punctatonervosus, Anthicus antherinus, Bedellia somnulentella, Platycis minutus, Mocydia crocea. 19
41 Keith Robson 4074 2nd May, 2022 Fomitopsis pinicola (Red-belted Bracket) Anomodon longifolius (Long-leaved Tail-moss)
42 James Emerson 4017 27th July, 2020 Only a handful of mostly Norwich-based additions so far in 2020, but also Scarce Blue-tailed Damselfly, Dolomedes fimbriatus, Dot Ladybird, Lunar Hornet Moth, Sea Slater, Slender-horned Leatherbug, Colletes similis, Dicyphus escalerae (new for Norfolk from my back garden), Phytomyza tussilaginis (leaf mine in Winter Heliotrope - new to Norfolk).
43 David Shute 4013 7th June, 2022 Platyrhinus resinosus 61
44 Robert Yaxley 3980 7th February, 2021 Luffia lapidella 51
45 Mark Skevington 3952 2nd October, 2022 Palloptera muliebris [Dip], Whetstone Leics. 02/10/2022; Phyllonorycter pastorella [Lep], Aylestone Meadows Leics. 24/09/2022; Stigmella speciosa [Lep], Whetstone Leics. 18/09/2022; Pammene juniperana [Lep], Whetstone Leics. 23/08/2022 54
46 Ryan Clark 3809 5th September, 2021 28
47 Sam Buckton 3805 20th April, 2022 Lots of stuff from St Nicks in York (including springtails, myriapods and snails), plus some nice things from Chinnor Barrows in the Chilterns (e.g. Juniper Shieldbug). 26
48 Steven Gale 3790 23rd June, 2022 1st June 2021: Starry Clover (Shoreham, West Sussex); 2nd June 2021: Lesser Marshwort (Headley Heath, Surrey); 5th June 2021: Rose Chafer (Balham, London) 63
49 Stephen Howarth 3712 2nd July, 2022 Highlights of 2022 so far include: Camarota curvipennis, Sympiesis dolichogaster, Abia aenea, Gonia picea, Pammene splendidulana (1st for VC in over a century), Rhombic Leatherbug, White-marked, Cream-streaked Ladybird, Centrotus cornutus, Small Eggar (larval web), Stenurella melanura, Platystoma seminationis, Nemophora cupriacella, Andromeda Lacebug, Thereva nobilitata, Hornet Moth, Oblique Striped, Forester, Mogulones geographicus 52
50 Mark Jackson 3706 26th July, 2017 After a visit to Meall Glas, Perthshire - Shepherds Cress, Melancholy thistle, Carex pauciflora, Lesser twayblade, Northern billberry, Cranberry, Northern Bedstraw, Alpine meadow rue, Alpine Bistort, Hair sedge, Beech Fern, New Zealand Willowherb, Purple saxifrage, Grey Mountain Carpet (Entephria caesiata). 55
51 Simon Cowley 3690 1st February, 2022 57
52 Martin Gray 3588 2nd October, 2022 29/09/2022 Phyllonorycter scopariella & ulicicella, Trifurcula immundella (Moths), Pissodes castaneus (Weevi) & Agalentea redii (Spider), 21/09/2022 Cypress Pug, 02/09/2022 Nigma walckenaeri (Spider), 29/08/2022 Twin-spot Plume (Moth),27/08/2022 Endomychus coccineus (Beetle), 16/08/2022 Common Clothes Moth, 15/08/2022 Scrobipalpa ocellatella (Moth),08/08/2022 Cape Gull, 26/07/2022 Depressaria pulcherrimella (Moth), Agromyza dipsaci ( Fly Mine), Tiphia femorata (Wasp), 22/07/2022 Dewick's Plusia (Moth), 20/07/2022 Anacampsis populella (Moth),19/07/2022 Delphax crassicornis (Plant Hopper),18/07/2022 Tree-lichen Beauty (Moth), 16/07/2022 Gillmeria ochrodactyla (Tansy Plume Moth), 11/07/2002 Elachista poae (Moth), 07/07/2022 Red-tailed Shrike 06/07/2022 Sepedon sphegea & Ilione albista (Flies)28/06/20 Orchestes jota (Mine of the rare weevil), 22/06/2022 Omalopin ruricola (Rare beetle), 17/06/2022 Trypetoptera punctilata (Fly), Stenagostus rhombeau (Click Beetle), Macrocera phalerata (Gnat), Athripsodes albifrons ( Caddis), Phylus melanocephalus(Bug), 14/06/2022 Grapholita lobarzewskii (Moth) 09/06/2022 Pemphredon lugubris (Wasp), Thanasimus formicarius (Ant Beetle), 17/05/2022 Ampedus pomorum - (Click beetle - 1st for Lincolnshire), 08/06/2022 Zophomyia temula (Fly), 07/06/2022 Platystoma seminationis (Fly), Andrena cineraria (Bee), Macrophya rufipes (Sawfly), 01/06/2022 Field Mouse-ear & Hedge Bedstraw, Orchestes quercus (Weevil Mine), Macrodiplosa pustularis (Gall), Nemapogon koenigi (Moth), 28/05/2022 Henbane & Garden Angelica, Urophora stylata (Fly), 21/05/2022 Pegomya bicolor (Fly), Orchestes fagi (Sawfly), 20/05/2022 Attactagenus plumbeas (Weevil),14/05/2022 Coleophora albicosta (Moth), Dilothus femartus (Fly), 1/05/2022 Microlinyphia pusilla (Spider), 04/05/2022 Cassida rubiginosa,Gelerucella lineola, Philorhizus melanocea (Beetles), Anabolia nervosa (Caddis), Tricyphona immaculata (Cranefly), Fannia lustrator (Fly), 26/04/2022 Eyed Ladybird, Harpactea hombergi (Spider), Wesmaelis nervosus (Lacewing), 22/04/2022 Brachyopa scutellaris (Hoverfly), Deraeocoris lutescens (Bug), 20/04/2022 Cionus tuberculosus (Weevil), 28/03/2022 Dicranomyia chorea (Diptera),28/03/2022 Minotaur beetle, 24/03/22 Dotted Chestnut (Moth), 24/03/33 Larch, Striped and 18-spot Ladybirds beaten from the same Larch, 21/03/22 - Southern Wood Ant, 62
53 Nigel R Jones 3505 29th September, 2022 Highlights of 2022: Radnor Lily (Gagea bohemica), Bristol Rock-cress (Arabia scabra), Sloe Carpet (Aleucis distinctata), Eleonora's Falcon (Falco eleonorae), Snowdon Lily (Gagea serotina), Tufted Saxifrage (Saxifraga cespitosa), Cryptic Wood White (Leptidea juvernica), Irish Damselfly (Coenagrion lunulatum), Goat Moth (Cossus cossus), Turkestan Shrike (Lanius phoenicuroides), Alpine Gentian (Gentiana nivalis), Alpine Fleabane (Erigeron alpinus), Alpine Speedwell (Veronica alpina), Passenger (Dysgonia algira), Cape Gull (Larus dominicanus), Shore Dock (Rumex rupestris), Strapwort (Corrigiola littoralis), Shining Marbled (Pseudeustrotia candidula), Wall Germander (Teucrium chamaedrys), Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor) 67
54 David Winnard 3485 12th June, 2022 (26th July); Moths - Annulet, Muslin Footman, V-Moth, Clouded Magpie, Treble-bar. (24th July); Moths - Shark, Common Purple & Gold, Six-belted Clearwing, Maple Button, White Satin Moth. 35
55 Dave Emley 3422 31st August, 2022 71
56 Neil Harvey 3421 15th November, 2020 Gymnetron villosulum, Grammotaulius nitidus - first Essex record since 1936, Cyrnus trimaculatus, Blepharidopterus angulatus, Clifden Nonpareil, Clancy's Rustic, Plain Wave, Bradycellus verbasci, Cerationostoma ostiorum, Psylliodes chrysocephala, Malvapion malvae, Longitarsus ballotae 50
57 Andy Kirby 3367 22nd July, 2021 1st July. Just back from Orkney & Scottish Highlands, with White-tailed Sea Eagle, Pine Marten, Scots Primrose, Great Yellow Bumblebee etc. Plus Orange Moth, Little Scissor Bee & Wool-carder Bee from home.
58 Harry Witts 3360 25th September, 2022 Risso's Dolphin, Sand Sedge, Northern Dead-nettle, Ramalina siliquosa - North Ronaldsay 07/2022 22
59 Jeff Blincow 3164 22nd April, 2015 Agonum sexpunctatum at Hankley Common 15/04/15
60 Brad Scott 3112 20th June, 2021 14 June: Anthus trivialis (Tree Pipit) [Ashdown Forest]; 10 June: Cochylis nana (Birch Conch), Smerinthus ocellata (Eyed Hawk-moth) [Forest Row]; 6 June: Cephalanthera damasonium (White Helleborine) [Leckhampton Hill]; 5 June: Ornithogalum umbellatum (Star-of-Bethlehem), Cirsium eriophorum (Woolly Thistle), Phylloscopus trochilus (Willow Warbler) [Glyme Valley]; 4 June: Dactylorhiza incarnata (Early Marsh-orchid) [Bourton-on-the-Water]; 4 June: Phylloscopus sibilatrix (Wood Warbler) [Ashdown Forest]; 2 June: Eupithecia pulchellata (Foxglove Pug), Chloroclysta siterata (Red-green Carpet), Ptilodon capucina (Coxcomb Prominent), Watsonalla cultraria (Barred Hook-tip), Cerura vinula (Puss Moth), Thera britannica (Spruce Carpet), Drymonia dodonaea (Marbled Brown), Epinotia bilunana (Crescent Bell), Caradrina clavipalpis (Pale Mottled Willow), Notocelia cynosbatella (Yellow-faced Bell) [Forest Row]
61 Adrian Knowles 3108 18th September, 2022 I really need to get my moth trap working! 59
62 the late Alan Cawthrow 3075 11th June, 2017 Sibe Acc., Dusky Thrush, Russula nigricans, Collybia dryophila, Vitria crystallina, Macrosiphum euphorbiae. 58
63 Paul Edward Hodges 2992 24th March, 2020 Brown Knapweed in flower in March on a visit to Culverwell on the Isle of Portland, Dorset. 50
64 Paul Clack 2987 28th December, 2021 End of 2021 update. A few nice bits this year - walrus, river warbler, Clifden nonpareil and narrow-bordered bee hawk included. Hope sp. 3k is memorable! 45
65 Tim Strudwick 2966 12th November, 2014
66 Christopher Glanfield 2940 12th November, 2021 54
67 Mark Lawlor 2937 21st August, 2022 2895 Idiocerus ustulatus Homoptera 2896 Cantharis flavilabris Coleoptera 2897 Scorzonera humilis Viper's-grass Plants 2898 Protapion ononidis Coleoptera 2899 Hyalopterus pruni Mealy Plum Aphid Homoptera 2900 Bena bicolorana Scarce Silver-lines Lepidoptera
68 Debs Rylands 2914 2nd July, 2019 Bombus ruderatus ღ Coelioxys mandibularis
69 Finley Hutchinson 2912 28th September, 2022 Synopeas larides 18
70 Sean Foote 2895 12th November, 2017
71 Stuart Warrington 2862 29th September, 2022 Andromeda Lace-bug, Aquilegia sawfly, Aspidapion radiolus, Aspidapion aeneum. 63
72 Richard Shotbolt 2858 8th January, 2018 Bittern, Redpoll and Siskin at RSPB Needingworth
73 James Harding-Morris 2846 27th September, 2022 Turkish Snail - my 100th mollusc! Red-tipped Clearwing - 23rd July. Corncrake - 2nd August. Edible Dormouse - 6th September. European Yellow-tailed Scorpion - 7th September. Willow Emerald, Grey Bush Cricket, Top Shell & Pointed Snail - 8th September. Wartbiter & Bacillus whitei (Slough's Wonder-stick) - 9th September. Lesser Grey Shrike - 10th October. Retrospectively added a brown hydra from a photo taken in 2011 - Hydra oligactis (Thanks to Brian Eversham for the ID!). Retrospectively added Red-veined Darter from a photo taken in 2009 because apparently I was an idiot in the past. So far in 2016 - Perez's Water Frog at Ham Wall, Aesculapian Snake (at long, long last), Glanville Fritillary, Red Helleborine, Fen Orchid, Wild Boar (at last!), actually saw Lady Amherst's Pheasant (at long, long, long last).
74 Will George 2722 13th September, 2021 April 2021: Eristalis similis new to Bedfordshire the highlight, also lots of ladybirds including horseshoe and dot. 36
75 Roger Wilkinson 2718 22nd November, 2021 Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler, Collared Earthstar
76 Robert Price 2711 8th February, 2020 Siberian Stonechat, The Delicate, Otter, Limonium hyblaeum, Stephanitis takeyi, Land hopper, Nomada flavoguttata, Nomada ruficornis
77 Matthew Harrow 2681 29th August, 2022 Scilly Pelagic trip: Balearic Shearwater Sooty Shearwater Cory's Shearwater Great Shearwater Grey Phalarope Laughing Gull Sabine's Gull Storm Petrel Wilson's Petrel
78 John Pilgrim 2638 16th December, 2021 47
79 Duerden Cormack 2631 15th September, 2022 Swallowtail - Guernsey 22
80 Dan Hoare 2604 8th April, 2017 Spring Cinquefoil; Bristol Rock-cress; Coleophora ochrea
81 Seb Buckton 2603 20th September, 2022 May-June 2019 highlights: Burnt Orchid, Monkey Orchid, Narrow-leaved Helleborine, Meadow Clary, Balkan Spurge, Adders-tongue Spearwort, Narrow-leaved Water-Plantain; moths Adela reaumurella and Hemp Agrimony Plume, Aedes hartmanniana; butterflies Pearl-bordered and Marsh Fritillaries. Little Bustard at Slimbridge 23/6/19. Walnut Orb Spider Nuctenea umbratica. 56
82 Graham French 2556 17th February, 2019 Formica exsecta (Narrow-headed wood ant), Colletes hederae (Ivy bee), Leptoglossus occidentalis (Western Conifer Seed Bug)
83 Sue R Lambert 2555 25th August, 2022 Hoopoe 76
84 Louis Parkerson 2547 18th June, 2022 Red-necked Grebe 18
85 Martin Fowlie 2537 18th July, 2021 Harpalus griseus, Polistichus connexus
86 Tristan Bantock 2535 2nd May, 2021 Tinotus morion, Cercyon terminatus, Monotoma spinicollis, Trichiusa immigrata, Staphylinus dimidiaticornis, Philonthus politus, Philonthus addendus, Sphaeridium marginatum, Omalium laeviusculum, Bisnius cephalotes, Gnathoncus rotundatus, Margarinotus brunneus, Oligota pumilio, Datomicra nigra, Philonthus jurgans, Oligota pusillima, Falagria caesa, Clambus punctulum, Ptenidium pusillum, Carcinops pumilio, Acrotona parens, Datomicra canescens, Mecinus circulatus, Xylostiba bosnica, Bruchidius cisti, Ptinus sexpunctatus, Omosita discoidea, Hallomenus binotatus, Philonthus nitidicollis, Atheta crassicornis, Aphodius lividus, Cercyon quisquillius, Philonthus ventralis, Lixus iridis, Mordellistena pseudoparvula, Mordellistena acuticollis, Phacophallus pallidipennis, Choragus sheppardi, Batophila aerata, Anthonomus bituberculatus, Ophonus melletii, Bledius bicornis, Hygrotus nigrolineatus, Oxytelus migrator, Lithocharis ochracea, Euconnus duboisi, Epuraea pallescens, Cryptophagus setulosus, Aleochara verna Scymnus schmidti, Mycetaea subterranea, Choleva fagniezi, Aglenus brunneus, Euaesthetus ruficapillus, Euplectus sanguineus, Carpophilus marginellus, Ahasverus advena , Acritus nigricornis, Graptus triguttatus, Rhantus grapii, Meligethes bidens, Liogluta pagana, Hydrochus angustatus Laccobius minutus, Homalota plana, Phloeonomus punctipennis, Cyphea curtula, Cercyon laminatus, Melanotus castanipes, Carpelimus lindrothi Dimetrota nigripes, Coprothassa melanaria, Cryptophagus reflexus, Cryptopleurum crenatum, Aleochara discipennis, Monotoma testacea, Monotoma quadricollis, Cryptophagus scutellatus, Clambus pubescens, Corylophus cassidoides, Dochmonota clancula, Gabrius piliger, Anotylus mutator, Leptophloeus clematidis, Lebia chlorocephala, Anthobium unicolor, Quedius fulgidus, Tachinus subterraneus, Tachys bistriatus, Rhizophagus ferrugineus, Lithostygnus serripennis, Quedius nemoralis, Myllaena intermedia
87 Paul Martin Hill 2534 23rd May, 2015 Micropterix calthella, Atherix ibis, Rhagio notatus and several new hoverflies
88 Danny Cooper 2467 28th February, 2021 Lockdown listing in February has included an over haul of my specimens, re-labelling and identification of a few specimens. Caught up with the two Ash key fungi and added a few molluscs with the low spring tides.
89 Aisling Dyson-Muffet 2460 18th September, 2018 Asterina gibbosa
90 Terry Box 2444 26th October, 2021 My highlight in this dreadful year 2020 was a new moth for Yorkshire, Metalampra italica caught in the parking spot next to the house, Langthorpe, VC65.
91 Chris Shortall 2431 4th September, 2017 2431:Nephantes titan; 2430:Erysiphe polygoni; 2429:Suillia variegata; 2428:Palloptera quinquemaculata; 2427:Hypsosinga pygmaea; 2426:Himacerus (Aptus) mirmicoides; 2425:Vulpia bromioides; 2424:Hordeum murinum; 2423:Lonchoptera nigrociliata; 2422:Cantharis lateralis; 2421:Anapausis talpae; 2420:Physiphora alceae
92 John Lyden 2342 2nd October, 2022 63
93 George Watola 2310 23rd June, 2022 Yellow Figwort, Doncaster
94 Georgie Wightman-Smith 2267 22nd April, 2022 Various Staphs, Palmate Newt. 14
95 Clive Washington 2221 27th July, 2014 The sawflies Arge ochropus and Cladius pectinicornis
96 Julian Branscombe 2152 17th January, 2022 Arctic Warbler, Dusky Slug (Arion subfuscus) and Toothed Medick.
97 Robert Hope 2150 19th July, 2022 Pipe Club - Macrotyphula fistulosa 50
98 Steve Marshall 2139 30th September, 2022 2022: Periclista pubescens and Andricus aries on oak, Stenacis euonymi and Melampsora epitea on spindle, Athalia rosae, several galls. Neurigona quadrifasciata, Empis livida, Epiphtagma ocellare and Chrysophilus laetus, plus a few hovers. 86 new moths, including several that are fairly common (my first year of trapping). 226 species added in 2021.
99 Billy Dykes 2129 28th August, 2016 Agromyza anthracina, Phyllonorycter esperella, Phyllonorycter acerifoliella, Phyllonorycter viminiella, Phyllonorycter spinicolella, Royal Fern, Sea Mouse-ear, Actenicerus sjaelandicus, Hedya atropunctana 22
100 Simon Horsnall 2101 1st May, 2021 Fungus week at Kindrogan added multiple new fungi and a smattering of inverts + Ptarmigan, Mountain Hare and Pine Marten.

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