Burbage Common and Woods

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 561


    This 80 hectare site is a country park with a visitor centre and a network or well-marked paths. It has extensive mature woodland, unimproved grassland and a number of other features such as ponds and streams.

    Latest records

    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Common TwaybladeNeottia ovata22/05/2018Adrian Baker
    Water AvensGeum rivale08/05/2018Steve Harris
    MoschatelAdoxa moschatellina02/05/2018Steve Harris
    Early Purple OrchidOrchis mascula02/05/2018Steve Harris
    Wood AnemoneAnemone nemorosa17/04/2018Steve Harris
    Hedgehog SlugArion intermedius26/03/2018Graham Calow
    Banded CentipedeLithobius variegatus26/03/2018Graham Calow
    Nemastoma bimaculatum26/03/2018Graham Calow
    NuthatchSitta europaea26/03/2018Graham Calow
    Parmotrema perlatum26/03/2018Graham Calow
    OakmossEvernia prunastri26/03/2018Graham Calow
    Lesser SpearwortRanunculus flammula26/03/2018Graham Calow
    Heath Plait-mossHypnum jutlandicum26/03/2018Graham Calow
    Neat Feather-mossPseudoscleropodium purum26/03/2018Graham Calow
    Lateral CryphaeaCryphaea heteromalla26/03/2018Graham Calow
    Managed By
    Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    Algae, Bacteria, VirusMossy Willow Catkin GallCauser unknown (Mossy Willow Gall)08/10/2017
    Barklice & BookliceValenzuela flavidus08/10/2017
    Bees, Wasps, AntsAmblyteles armatorius01/07/2011
    Bees, Wasps, AntsAndrena subopaca16/05/2013
    Bees, Wasps, AntsRam's-horn Gall WaspAndricus aries26/03/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsArtichoke Gall WaspAndricus foecundatrix26/03/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsAndricus grossulariae08/09/2014
    Bees, Wasps, AntsOak Marble Gall WaspAndricus kollari09/07/2013
    Bees, Wasps, AntsAndricus quercuscorticis07/04/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsHoney BeeApis mellifera26/03/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsTree BumblebeeBombus hypnorum26/03/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsRed-tailed BumblebeeBombus lapidarius26/03/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsWhite-tailed Bumble BeeBombus lucorum agg.05/07/2017
    Bees, Wasps, AntsEarly BumblebeeBombus pratorum23/05/2014
    Bees, Wasps, AntsVestal Cuckoo BumblebeeBombus vestalis31/07/2016
    Bees, Wasps, AntsOyster Gall WaspNeuroterus anthracinus07/09/2010
    Bees, Wasps, AntsOphion obscuratus29/04/2010
    Bees, Wasps, AntsHornetVespa crabro09/09/2014
    Bees, Wasps, AntsVulgichneumon saturatorius12/04/2011
    Beetles10 Spot LadybirdAdalia decempunctata29/04/2010
    BeetlesAgriotes acuminatus24/04/2014
    BeetlesAgriotes pallidulus21/04/2017
    BeetlesAmara ovata13/02/2014
    BeetlesWater LadybirdAnisosticta novemdecimpunctata20/06/2014
    BeetlesAphodius prodromus21/04/2011
    BeetlesHairy Spider WeevilBarypeithes pellucidus23/05/2014
    BeetlesBembidion punctulatum25/10/2013
    BeetlesBruchus rufimanus13/05/2011
    BeetlesByturus ochraceus26/04/2014
    BeetlesRaspberry BeetleByturus tomentosus21/04/2017