Sutton Cheney

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    • Selected parish = BLUE
    • Wild Places = RED
    • Public Rights of Way = GREEN

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    Craneflies

    We are currently at peak cranefly. These useful resources will help you identify them. More...

    Total species seen in this parish: 650

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    Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council

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    Welcome to Sutton Cheney

    Welcome to the Sutton Cheney NatureSpot page which gives local residents the opportunity to find out about, and contribute to our knowledge of, the wildlife in our parish. Just click on the headers of these news stories to read more.

    Recording Sutton Cheney Wildlife

    We would like more wildlife observations from the parish. So, if you've seen a species you recognise, from a Blue tit to a Bluebell, click on the header to find out what to do.

    Latest records

    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Nettle-tapAnthophila fabriciana26/05/2020Graham Calow
    Chromatomyia lonicerae26/05/2020Graham Calow
    GypsywortLycopus europaeus07/05/2020Graham Calow
    SkullcapScutellaria galericulata07/05/2020Graham Calow
    Bush VetchVicia sepium07/05/2020Graham Calow
    Parent BugElasmucha grisea06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Trichosirocalus troglodytes06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Orange TipAnthocharis cardamines06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Leptopterna dolabrata06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Glyphotaelius pellucidus06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Amphibious BistortPersicaria amphibia06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Reflexed StonecropPetrosedum rupestre06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Traveller's-joyClematis vitalba06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Greater Tussock-sedgeCarex paniculata06/05/2020Graham Calow
    Greater Tussock-sedgeCarex paniculata06/05/2020Graham Calow

    Species group Total no. of species Total no. of records
    Total650861
    Moths444601
    Birds74110
    Fungi2425
    Wildflowers2227
    Butterflies1515
    Trees, Shrubs & Climbers1315
    Mammals1217
    Grasses, Rushes & Sedges89
    Flies88
    Beetles88
    Bugs66
    Bees, Wasps, Ants34
    Slugs & Snails33
    Dragonflies and Damselflies23
    Sawflies22
    Woodlice, Crustaceans11
    Caddisflies11
    insect - hymenopteran11
    Mites, Ticks & Pseudoscorpions11
    Reptiles12
    Amphibians12