Portland Heights Special Interest Breaks Species List 27 – 29 June 2008




Birds: 75 species
Fulmar
Manx Shearwater
Balearic Shearwater
Gannet
Cormorant
Shag
Little Egret
Mute Swan
Canada Goose
Shelduck
Mallard
Sparrowhawk
Buzzard
Kestrel
Peregrine
Pheasant
Oystercatcher
Ringed Plover
Lapwing
Sanderling
Dunlin
Redshank
Arctic Skua
Black-headed Gull
Yellow-legged Gull
Herring Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
Kittiwake
Common Tern
Guillemot
Razorbill
Stock Dove
Wood Pigeon
Collared Dove
Little Owl
Barn Owl
Swift
Green Woodpecker
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Skylark
Swallow
House Martin
Meadow Pipit
Rock Pipit
Pied Wagtail
Wren
Dunnock
Robin
Stonechat
Blackbird
Song Thrush
Reed Warbler
Dartford Warbler
Whitethroat
Garden Warbler
Blackcap
Chiffchaff
Willow Warbler
Coal Tit
Blue Tit
Great Tit
Nuthatch
Magpie
Jackdaw
Rook
Carrion Crow
Raven
Starling
House Sparrow
Chaffinch
Greenfinch
Goldfinch
Linnet
Bullfinch
Yellowhammer
Corn Bunting

Plants: 94 species
Bogbean
Viper's Bugloss
Ivy Broomrape
Buddleia
Sea Kale
Wild Radish
Alexanders
Carrot
Pignut
Rock Samphire
Sea Holly
Bristly Ox-tongue
Carline Thistle
Fleabane
Golden Samphire
Greater Knapweed
Hemp Agrimony
Marsh Thistle
Meadow Thistle
Oxeye Daisy
Sea Aster
Sea Mayweed
Spear Thistle
Fiddle Dock
Bracken
Hart's Tongue Fern
Royal Fern
Sea Spleenwort
Common Toadflax
Broad-leaved Eyebright
Yellow Rattle
Pale Flax
Purging Flax
Common Centaury
Lesser Centaury
Early Gentian
Yellow-wort
Sea Couch
Timothy
Yorkshire Fog
Bell Heather
Cross-leaved Heath
Ling
Gladiolus
Yellow Flag Iris
Bog Asphodel
Crow Garlic
Common Mallow
Common Milkwort
Betony
Marjoram
Self-heal
Thyme
Wild Privet
Common Spotted Orchid
Heath Spotted Orchid
Pyramidal Orchid
Birdsfoot Trefoil
Bitter Vetchling
Black Medick
Dyer’s Greenweed
Greater Birdsfoot Trefoil
Hairy Tare
Hop Trefoil
Horseshoe Vetch
Kidney Vetch
Lesser Trefoil
Restharrow
Sea Clover
Sea Pea
Spotted Medick
White Clover
Zigzag Clover
Sea Campion
Yellow Horned-poppy
Scarlet Pimpernel
Agrimony
Bramble
Burnet Rose
Creeping Cinquefoil
Dog Rose
Entire-leaved Cotoneaster
Meadowsweet
Silverweed
Tormentil
Rock Sea Lavender
Thrift
Cottongrass
Biting Stonecrop
Round-leaved Sundew
Tamarisk
Small Scabious
Teasel
Red Valerian

Fungi: 1 species
Slime Mould Fuligo septica

Butterflies: 17 species
Dingy Skipper
Large Skipper
Small Skipper
Lulworth Skipper
Small White
Large White
Common Blue
Silver-studded Blue
Adonis Blue
Red Admiral
Peacock
Small Tortoiseshell
Marbled White
Small Heath
Meadow Brown
Speckled Wood
Ringlet

Moths: 28 species
Bramble-shoot Moth
Bright-line Brown-eye
Buff Ermine
Clay
Cream-spot Tiger
Crescent Dart
Dark Arches
Drinker
Dusky Brocade
Dusky Sallow
Early Thorn
The Flame
Garden Tiger
Heart and Club
Heart and Dart
Kent Black Arches
Lackey
Large Yellow Underwing
Magpie
New Zealand Apple Moth
Riband Wave
Setaceous Hebrew Character
Shoulder-striped Wainscot
Six-spot Burnet
Small Elephant Hawk-moth
Smoky Wainscot

Thistle Ermine
White-point
Willow Beauty
Dragonflies: 10 species
Banded Demoiselle
Azure Damselfly
Small Red Damselfly
Large Red Damselfly
Broad-bodied Chaser
Four-spotted Chaser
Common Darter
Keeled Skimmer
Black-tailed Skimmer
Emperor

Other insects:
Long-winged Conehead
Speckled Bush-cricket
Great Green Bush-cricket
Meadow Grasshopper
Rose Chafer
Summer Chafer
7-spot Ladybird
Soldier Beetle
Thick-kneed Beetle
Volucella pellucens (hoverfly)

Reptiles: 3 species
Slow-worm

Smooth Snake
Wall Lizard

Mammals: 3 species
Roe Deer
Sika Deer
Bunny