Wall (Hilma Miles)
Wall (Richard Jones)
Cinnabar : caterpillar
A brown tortrix moth
Large Fruit-tree Tortrix
White Plume Moth
A yellow tortrix moth
Mullein : caterpillar
Butterflies recorded on the hill but not photographed are :
Dark Green Fritillary, Argynnis aglaja
Dingy Skipper, Erynnis tages
Grayling, Hipparchia semele
Grizzled Skipper, Pyrgus malvae
Small Heath, Coenonympha pamphilus
About 220 species of moths have been recorded. Many thanks to Mike Wall for help with moth identification.
Butterfly species are listed in the order used in "How to
identify butterflies" by Richard Lewington (Collins). The
scientific name is displayed by hovering the mouse over the
Click on the name to see a small picture, and click on the picture to get a larger version in a new window.
All pictures are by Hilma Miles unless shown after the scientific name.
Species details will be here.