Leicestershire and Rutland

First Sightings 2024
SPECIESDATERECORDER
SMALL SKIPPER
ESSEX SKIPPER
LARGE SKIPPER
DINGY SKIPPER8 MayMartin Russell
GRIZZLED SKIPPER12 MayAndy Neilson / Sam Pitt Miller / Melanie Penson
CLOUDED YELLOW
BRIMSTONE15 FebruaryHelen Smith
LARGE WHITE29 MarchS. Austin
SMALL WHITE 22 MarchRichard Fenn-Griffin
GREEN VEINED WHITE 9 AprilDylan Pugh
ORANGE TIP 26 MarchJean Ramsell
GREEN HAIRSTREAK 7 AprilIan Surman
PURPLE HAIRSTREAK
WHITE LETTER HAIRSTREAK
BLACK HAIRSTREAK
BROWN HAIRSTREAK
SMALL COPPER
BROWN ARGUS20 MayEliot Taylor
COMMON BLUE 8 MaySteve Ivatt
HOLLY BLUE 6 AprilStephen North
RED ADMIRAL 18 FebruaryRichard Jeffery
PAINTED LADY30 AprilStuart Young
SMALL TORTOISESHELL5 MarchHoward Cox
PEACOCK 13 JanuaryJennifer Jones
COMMA5 JanuarySteve Nichols
PURPLE EMPEROR
WHITE ADMIRAL
SILVER-WASHED FRITILLARY
DARK-GREEN FRITILLARY
SPECKLED WOOD 30 MarchAlan Cann
WALL BROWN 11 MayMatthew Merkin
MARBLED WHITE
GATEKEEPER
MEADOW BROWN
RINGLET
SMALL HEATH18 MayMelanie Penson