Portland Heights Special Interest Breaks        Friday June 23rd - Sunday June 25th 2006

 


Birds: 64 species

   Fulmar

Portland Bill

   Manx Shearwater

Portland Bill

   Gannet

Portland Bill

   Cormorant

Weymouth

   Shag

Portland Bill

   Mute Swan

Weymouth

   Mallard

Ferrybridge

   Common Scoter

Portland Bill

   Sparrowhawk

Powerstock Common

   Buzzard

High Angle Battery

   Kestrel

Southwell

   Peregrine

Southwell

   Pheasant

Powerstock Common

   Moorhen

Maiden Newton

   Coot

Weymouth

   Oystercatcher

Ferrybridge

   Black-headed Gull

Ferrybridge

   Lesser Black-backed G.

Portland Bill

   Herring Gull

Portland Bill

   Great Black-backed G.

Portland Bill

   Kittiwake

Portland Bill

   Sandwich Tern

Portland Bill

   Little Tern

Ferrybridge

   Guillemot

Portland Bill

   Razorbill

Portland Bill

   Puffin

Portland Bill

   Stock Dove

High Angle Battery

   Wood Pigeon

various sites

   Collared Dove

various sites

   Swift

various sites

   Skylark

Portland Bill

   Swallow

High Angle Battery

   House Martin

Maiden Newton

   Meadow Pipit

Portland Bill

   Rock Pipit

Portland Bill

   Pied Wagtail

Portland Bill

   Wren

Powerstock Common

   Robin

Powerstock Common

   Stonechat

High Angle Battery

   Blackbird

High Angle Battery

   Song Thrush

Powerstock Common

   Lesser Whitethroat

Powerstock Common

   Whitethroat

High Angle Battery

   Blackcap

Powerstock Common

   Chiffchaff

Powerstock Common

   Willow Warbler

Powerstock Common

   Spotted Flycatcher

Powerstock Common

   Long-tailed Tit

Powerstock Common

   Marsh Tit

Powerstock Common

   Blue Tit

Powerstock Common

   Great Tit

Powerstock Common

   Nuthatch

Wareham Forest, Arne

   Magpie

various sites

   Jackdaw

Portland Bill

   Rook

Ferrybridge

   Carrion Crow

Portland Bill

   Starling

Portland Bill

   House Sparrow

Portland Bill

   Chaffinch

various sites

   Greenfinch

Southwell

   Goldfinch

Maiden Newton

   Linnet

Portland Bill

   Bullfinch

Maiden Newton

   Yellowhammer

High Angle Battery


 

 


Mammals: 2 species

 

   Brown Rat

Portland

   Rabbit

Portland


 

Reptiles: 1 species

   Common Lizard

Portland, Powerstock

 

Fish: 1 species

   Brown Trout

Maiden Newton


 

Butterflies: 16 species

 

   Dingy Skipper

Portland

   Large Skipper

Portland

   Lulworth Skipper

Portland

   Small White       

Portland

   Large White

Portland

   Common Blue

Portland

   Silver-studded Blue

Portland

   Adonis Blue

Portland

   Small Blue

Portland

   Red Admiral       

Portland

   Painted Lady

Portland

   Marbled White     

Portland

   Small Heath       

Portland

   Meadow Brown   

Portland

   Speckled Wood     

Portland

   Ringlet

Portland

 



Dragonflies: 3 species

 

   Azure Damselfly

Powerstock

   Emperor

Portland

   Southern Hawker

Portland, Powerstock

 

Crustaceans: 1 species

 

   Spider Crab

Portland

 

Spiders: 1 species

 

   Pisaura mirabilis

(wolf spider)

Powerstock



Moths: 45 species

 

   Angle Shades

PBO moth trap

   Bramble-shoot

PBO moth trap

   Bright-line Brown-eye

PBO moth trap

   Brimstone

PBO moth trap

   Brussels Lace

PBO moth trap

   Buff Ermine

PBO moth trap

   Burnet Companion

Portland

   Cinnabar

Portland

   Cream-spot Tiger

PBO moth trap

   Cynaeda dentalis

Portland

   Dark Arches

PBO moth trap

   Drinker

PBO moth trap

   Dusky Brocade

PBO moth trap

   Five-spot Burnet (narrow-bordered)

Powerstock

   Flame

PBO moth trap

   Flame Shoulder

PBO moth trap

   Heart and Club

PBO moth trap

   Heart and Dart

PBO moth trap

   Hummingbird Hawk-moth

Portland

   Lackey

Portland

   L-album Wainscot

PBO moth trap

   Large Yellow Underwing

Portland

   Lime Hawk-moth

PBO moth trap

   Lime-speck Pug

PBO moth trap

   Lychnis

PBO moth trap

   Many-lined

PBO moth trap

   Marbled Minor

PBO moth trap

   Mottled Rustic

PBO moth trap

   Muslin Footman

PBO moth trap

   Pale Mottled Willow

PBO moth trap

   Satin Wave

PBO moth trap

   Setaceous Hebrew Character

PBO moth trap

   Shears

PBO moth trap

   Shoulder-striped Wainscot

PBO moth trap

   Silver Y

Portland, Martin

   Six-banded Clearwing

Portland

   Six-spot Burnet

Portland

   Small Blood-vein

PBO moth trap

   Small Elephant Hawk-moth

PBO moth trap

   Small Ermine

Portland

   Small Square-spot

PBO moth trap

   Smoky Wainscot

PBO moth trap

   Speckled Yellow

various sites

   VineÕs Rustic

PBO moth trap

   White-point

PBO moth trap


 


Other notable insects: 15 species

   Verlusea rhombea (squash bug)

Portland

   Short-winged Conehead

Powerstock

   Dark Bush-cricket

Powerstock

   RoeselÕsBush-cricket

Portland

   Summer Chafer

Portland

   Rhagonycha fulva (soldier beetle)

Powerstock

   Thick-kneed Beetle

Portland, Powerstock

   Bloody-nosed Beetle

Portland, Powerstock

   Glow-worm

Portland

   Panorpa communis (scorpion fly)

Portland, Powerstock

   Eristalis pertinax (hoverfly)

Powerstock

   Helophilus pendulus (hoverfly)

Powerstock

   Xanthogramma pedissequum(hoverfly)

Portland

   Ammophila sabulosa (sand wasp)

Portland

   Amblyteles armatorium (ichneumon)

Powerstock






Plants: 203 species
Key: F Ferrybridge, MN Maiden Newton, P Portland, PC  Powerstock Common

Arum Family:

     Lords and Ladies (P)

Bedstraw Family:

     Cleavers (P)

     Heath Bedstraw (PC)

     Hedge Bedstraw (P)

     Lady's Bedstraw  (P)

     Squinancywort (P)

     Wild Madder (P)

Beech Family:

     Pedunculate Oak (PC)

Bogbean Family:

     Bogbean (PC)

Bindweed Family:

     Field Bindweed (P)

Birch Family:

     Alder (MN)

     Silver Birch (MN)

Borage Family:

     Comfrey  (PC)

     Viper's Bugloss  (P)

Broomrape Family:

     Common Broomrape (F)

     Ivy Broomrape (P)

Buddleia Family:

     Buddleia (P)

Buttercup Family:

     Bulbous Buttercup (P)

     Clematis  (P)

     Creeping Buttercup  (PC)

     Lesser Spearwort  (PC)

     Meadow Buttercup  (PC)

     Water Crowfoot (MN)

Cabbage Family:

     Black Mustard (P)

     Hoary Cress (P)

     Wild Radish (F)

Carrot Family:

     Alexanders (P)

     Angelica (PC)

     Carrot (P)

     Fennel (P)

     Hemlock (MN)

     Hogweed (P)

     Rock Samphire (P)

     Sea Holly (F)

     Upright Hedge Parsley (MN)

     Water Dropwort (MN)

     Wild Parsley  (P)

Daisy Family:

     Bristly Ox-tongue  (P)

     Black Knapweed  (PC)

     Brown Knapweed (P)

     Burdock (PC)

     Carline Thistle (P)

     Common Catsear (F)

     Common Ragwort (P)

     Creeping Thistle (P)

     Daisy (P)

     Dandelion (P)

     Fleabane (PC)

     Goatsbeard (PC)

     Golden Samphire (P)

     Greater Knapweed (P)

     Hemp Agrimony (PC)

     Hoary Ragwort (PC)

     Marsh Thistle (PC)

     Meadow Thistle (PC)

     Mouse-ear Hawkweed (P)

     Mugwort (P)

     Nipplewort (MN)

     Oxeye Daisy (PC)

     Perennial Sow-thistle (P)

     Pineapple Weed (P)

     Rough Hawkbit  (P)

     Saw-wort (PC)

     Sea Mayweed (P)

     Slender Thistle (P) P)

     Spear Thistle (P)

     Stemless Thistle (P)

     Winter Heliotrope  (P)

     Yarrow (P)

Dock Family:

     Broad-leaved Dock (P)

     Curled Dock (P)

     Sorrel (P)

Dogwood Family:

     Dogwood  (P)

Fern Family:

     Bracken  (PC)

     Hart's Tongue Fern (P)

     Sea Spleenwort (P)

     Wall Rue (MN)

Figwort Family:

     Common Figwort (PC)

     Common Toadflax (P)

     Broad-leaved Eyebright  (P)

     Heath Speedwell (PC)

     Ivy-leaved Toadflax (P)

     Red Bartsia (P)

     Yellow Rattle  (P)

Flax Family:

     Pale Flax (P)

     Purging Flax (P)

Gentian Family:

     Common Centaury (P)

     Early Gentian (P)

     Yellow-wort (P)

Geranium Family:

     Round-leaved Cranesbill (P)

     Herb Robert (P)

     Pyrenean Cranesbill (MN)

     Shining Cranesbill (MN)

Grass Family:

     Annual Meadow Grass (P)

     Cocksfoot (P)

     False Brome (P)

     False Oat-grass (P)

     Quaking Grass (P)

     Red Fescue (P)

     Reed (F)

     Rye Grass (P)

     Sea Couch (F)

     Soft Brome (P)

     Tall Fescue  (P)

     Tufted Hair-grass (PC)

     Upright Brome (P)

     Wall Barley (P)

     Yellow Oat-grass (P)

     Yorkshire Fog (P)

Hazel Family:

     Hazel (MN)

Honeysuckle Family:

     Elder (P)

     Honeysuckle (P)

     Wayfaring Tree (P)

Horsetail Family: 

     Field Horsetail (PC)

Iris Family:

     Gladiolus  (P)

     Stinking Iris (P)

     Yellow Flag Iris  (PC)

Ivy Family:

     Ivy  (P)

Lily Family:

     Crow Garlic (P)

     English Bluebell (PC)

Mallow Family:

     Common Mallow (P)

Maple Family: 

     Field Maple (MN)

     Sycamore (P)

Mignonette Family:

     Weld (P)

Milkwort Family:

     Common Milkwort (PC)

Mint Family: 

     Bugle (PC)

     Hedge Woundwort (PC)

     Marjoram  (P)

     Self-heal  (P)

     Thyme (P)

     Water Mint  (PC)

     Wild Clary (P)

     Wood Sage  (P)

Nettle Family:

     Pellitory-of-the-Wall (P)

     Stinging Nettle (P)

Olive Family:

     Ash (P)

     Wild Privet (P)

Orache Family:

     Hastate Orache (F)

     Sea Beet (P)

     Sea Purslane (F)

     Shrubby Seablite  (F)

Orchid Family:

     Bee Orchid (P)

     Com. Spotted Orchid  (PC)

     Pyramidal Orchid (P)

Pea Family:

     Birdsfoot Trefoil  (P)

     DyerÕs Greenweed (PC)

     Greater Birdsfoot Trefoil (PC)

     Hairy Tare (PC)

     Hop Trefoil (P)

     Horseshoe Vetch (P)

     Kidney Vetch (P)

     Lesser Trefoil (P)

     Meadow Vetchling (P)

     Red Clover (P)

     Restharrow  (P)

     Smooth Tare (F)

     Toothed Medick  (P)

     Tufted Vetch (PC)

     Western Gorse (PC)

     White Clover  (P)

     Yellow Vetchling (P)

Pink Family:

     Bladder Campion  (P)

     Red Campion (PC)

     White Campion (P)

Plantain Family:

     BuckÕs-horn Plantain (P)

     Hoary Plantain (P)

     Ribwort Plantain (P)

Potato Family:  

     Woody Nightshade (MN)

Primrose Family:

     Scarlet Pimpernel (P)

     Yellow Pimpernel (PC)

Rose Family:

     Agrimony (P)

     Blackthorn (P)

     Bramble (P)

     Burnet Rose (P)

     Creeping Cinquefoil (P)

     Dog Rose (P)

     Entire-leaved Cotoneaster (P)

     Hawthorn (P)

     Herb Bennet  (PC)

     Meadowsweet (PC)

     Salad Burnet  (P)

     Silverweed (PC)

     Tormentil (PC)

     Whitebeam (PC)

     Wild Strawberry (PC)

Sea-Lavender Family:

     Rock Sea Lavender (P)

     Thrift  (P)

Sedge Family: 

     Glaucous Sedge  (P)

     Pendulous Sedge (PC)

     Sand Sedge (F)

St JohnÕs Wort Family: 

     Hairy St John's Wort (PC)

     Slender St John's Wort (PC)

Stonecrop Family:

     White Stonecrop  (P)

Tamarisk Family:

     Tamarisk (F)

Teasel Family:

     Small Scabious (P)

     Teasel (P)

Valerian Family:

     Common Valerian (MN)

     Red Valerian  (P)

Violet Family:

     Dog Violet (PC)

Willow Family: 

     Sallow (P)

Willowherb Family:

     EnchanterÕs Nightshade (PC)

 

Fungi:

     St Georges Mushroom (P)