Cumbria Butterfly Sightings

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
24 May 2021 Orange-tip 3 Adult Lyvennet Kings Meaburn NY618211 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Male on periwinkle in the sun 30587.jpeg
24 May 2021 Orange-tip 4 Adult Lyvennet Kings Meaburn NY618211 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Female, flitting in and out of the sunlight on Jack by the (...) 30586.jpeg
24 May 2021 Green-veined White 15 Adult Crosscanonby Nature Reserve Crosscananby NY065395 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Many on Star of Bethlehem
24 May 2021 Orange-tip 6 Adult Crosscanonby Nature Reserve Crosscananby NY065395 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
24 May 2021 Small White 22 Adult Crosscanonby Nature Reserve Crosscananby NY065395 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Many on Star of Bethlehem
24 May 2021 Wall Brown 2 Adult Crosscanonby Nature Reserve Crosscananby NY065395 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
24 May 2021 Wall Brown 2 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
24 May 2021 Holly Blue 1 Adult University of Cumbria grounds, Brampton Rd. Carlisle NY404571 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
24 May 2021 Duke of Burgundy 1 Adult Kettlewell Crag Kendal SD504933 VC69 Westmorland Mary Traynor 13:00 sun had at last come from behind clouds one raggedy (...)
24 May 2021 Orange-tip 1 Adult West Avenue Wigton NY257476 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter Sunny with some breeze
24 May 2021 Green-veined White 4 Adult Whitrigglees area Wigton NY244564 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter Sunny with some breeze
24 May 2021 Green-veined White 4 Adult Borrowdale Westmorland Kendal NY587011 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
24 May 2021 Small Copper 1 Adult Borrowdale Westmorland Kendal NY566031 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
24 May 2021 Green-veined White 1 Adult Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
24 May 2021 Orange-tip 2 Adult Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell males